Child Count & Eligibility
NYDBC is responsible for maintaining a child count of the number of children who are identified as deaf-blind (combined hearing and vision loss) between the ages of 0 – 21 in the state of New York. To assist in identifying children who are eligible for services from NYDBC and who should be considered ‘deaf-blind,’ please see the chart below, entitled “Eligibility Chart: Combinations of Hearing & Vision Loss.
To access the remainder of our referral forms, please see the registration packet.
- Eligibility Chart
- Referring a Child Checklist
- Child Count Registration Form
- Authorization Form
- Technical Assistance Request Form
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Helen Keller National Center
For students ages 14 and up and for DeafBlind adult services, please contact Helen Keller National Center.