Mississippi Hearing-Vision Project

General Information

Mississippi Hearing-Vision Project
J.B. George Building, Room 139
Hattiesburg Mississippi 1 39406
(601) 266 5135
http://www.usm.edu/msdb/

Brief Description

The mission of the Mississippi Deaf-Blind Project is to collaborate and coordinate with state agencies and organizations in order to provide family support and cost-effective technical assistance to families and service providers of children and young adults with deaf-blindness.

Staff

Toni Hollingsworth, Project Director, toni.hollingsworth@usm.edu, 601 266 5135

Cindy Williamson, Family Specialist, kayelinn@aol.com

Services Offered

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provide technical assistance and training based on individual needs and requests from families and service providers in the various areas, such as the impact of legislation and policies, syndromes, understanding vision loss, and others.