Aug 07, 2019
Joan Schneider, Exec Dir, Center for Deaf-Blind
Deaf-Blindness, the Unique Disability

Joan Schneider is the Executive Director of the Center for Deaf-Blind Persons. The Center is the only agency in Wisconsin specializing in services for persons who are totally deaf and blind or who have varying degrees of dual sensory loss. The agency’s mission is to provide services needed to minimize the devastating effects of a combined vision and hearing loss upon the individual and family. The Center is able to offer the support and skills training needed to assist clients to live independent productive lives.