An example of an SSP working with a deafblind individual.
The Role of a DeafBlind Support Services Provider
The role of a DeafBlind Support Service Provider (SSP) is to empower the person who is DeafBlind to be independent and make their own decisions. The SSP assists by allowing the DeafBlind person to integrate into the community with guidance and communication assistance.
The SSP does not:
Qualifications that SSP should have:
Are you interested in becoming a SSP and serve the DeafBlind community?
DEAF, Inc. is looking for individuals to contract with to provide SSP services. DEAF, Inc. will provide necessity training to ensure that the SPP providers are able to provide quality services. If you are interested in working with us, please contact us.
25 E. Frisco Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63119
Phone/VP: (314) 714-6400
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