USH Ambassadors for Texas
Valerie Nordstrom and Robyn Culpepper
Image description: Priyanka, a child with glasses and long black hair sits on the left. Valerie, a female adult with brown hair, is on the right
Transcript of video:
Valerie: Hello! I'm Valerie Nordstrom. (Sign name - "N" down the right side of the face as if outlining long hair)
Priyanka: Hi! I'm Priyanka. (Sign name - "P" smile) I have Usher syndrome.
Valerie: I'm your Mom, right? Where do we live?
Priyanka: Yep. We live in Texas!
Valerie: I'm an Usher Syndrome Ambassador. I am here to support you and help you through your journey. Parents and families - we can work together to work through the educational system and to raise amazing deafblind adults. I look forward to working together and seeing our children grow.
Valerie leans over and gives Priyanka a playful hug.
End of video
Contact Valerie at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Robyn is one of our new ambassadors. Stay tuned to learn more about her.
Contact Robyn at: email@example.com
Resources for Texas
Program and services for youth and adults with combined vision and hearing loss.
Provides free telecommunication evaluation, equipment, and training to children and adults with significant vision and hearing loss who qualify. iCanConnect is a national program authorized under the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program.
Supports individuals who are deafblind (birth through age 22) and their families.