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October 11 DBSAM - DB LGBTQA Coming Out Day

Price: FREE | Category: DBSAM

The DeafBlind Support and Access Meeting's next biweekly meeting is on October 11. October 11 is National Coming Out Day! We would like LBGTQA DeafBlind folks to share their experiences, if you're comfortable. Please read the meeting guidelines at the bottom. Agenda Short comment about the October writing contest National Coming Out Day, sharing experiences DeafBlind Support and Access Meeting October 11, 2021 6:45-8:30PM EST Zoom Information Topic: DeafBlind Support and Access Meeting Date: October 11, 2021 Time Zones Eastern: 6:45 PM EST Central: 5:45 PM CST Mountain: 4:45 PM MST Pacific: 3:45 PM PST Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83493096863?pwd=a3ZQclM1ejkzZld3cy85dW9XRU1Xdz09 Meeting ID: 834 9309 6863 Passcode: 021880 Meeting Info and Guidelines Please have a contrasting background and a solid color contrasting shirt. Do not sit with a window or bright light behind you. The Zoom meeting will open at 6:45 pm EST. Meeting will start at 7pm EST with rules and introductions. From 6:45-7 pm EST you can chat with the other people joining us. If you live in a different time zone, please check the Zoom information for the start time in different zones. If you wish to ask a question or make a comment, please raise your hand and wait to be spotlighted. Remember, if you are not spotlighted, not everyone can see you. Please respect turn taking to provide better access. Please identify yourself any time you talk. If you are asking a question to a specific person, make sure you say their name so they know it's directed to them, and so we can spotlight them. Please slow down when signing. This will give CFs and captioning time to catch up. We will have a break from 7:40 to 7:50 pm EST. Meeting will finish at 8:30 pm EST. DBSAM Captioning Doc https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GxrHzwixPIxV4is2wrNfTawP_4bh9IX-_MYsMSxyJ_k/edit?usp=sharing

Reframing DeafBlind Awareness Month - Diverse DeafBlind Narratives Panel

Price: FREE | Category: DBSAM Panel

Our panelists will be sharing their personal journeys to finding their identity, discussing barriers, diversity, and equal opprotunities.

Julia Brace Rememberance

Price: FREE | Category: Storytelling

We will be sharing the story of Julia Brace, one the earliest documented DeafBlind people that was educated. She went to the oldest school in America that was established for Deaf education: the American School for the Deaf! Join us as we journey back 200 years as we learn about Julia.

Reframing DeafBlind Awareness Month - Equality and Equity Panel

Price: FREE | Category: DBSAM Panel

Our panelists will be discussing Equality and Equity, and how we can improve inclusion through equal space.

"Feeling Through" Community Discussion with Film Director Doug Rolan

Price: FREE | Category: DBSAM Meetings

The DeafBlind Community and Allies will be discussing the short film "Feeling Through" and sharing their feelings, thoughts, and questions with film director Doug Roland.

DeafBlind Women's History Month Panel

Price: $25.00 | Category: Panel Workshops

Panelists will discuss role models, challenges the DeafBlind women face now, and how it might change in the next 20 years. disability rights, how DeafBlind women make the world a better place, stereotypes against DeafBlind women.