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MSI Logo (Deafblind) MultiSensory Impaired Index
People whose combined sight and hearing impairment cause difficulties with communication, access to information and mobility can be regarded as deafblind/MultiSensory Impaired (Department of Health).  They have varying degrees of visual and hearing impairment, perhaps combined with learning and physical disabilities (Department of Education, 1989).

Question Mark - Causes of MSI         Causes  An eye - Vision   Vision
 Ear diagram Hearing Balance/Vestibular
Support Group icon      Support Groups Website icon MSI Websites
Magnifying glass    Assessment   Movement and mobility
Adult and child's hands finger to fingers - Communication    Communication Passport Picture - Communication Passports      Communication Passports
Exploring teddy, adult hands under childs - Finding out about the World      Playing and Learning Adult holding young child Intervenors
       
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