Events & Trainings

Introduction to Haptics

October 14, 2020
We are excited to offer a virtual introduction to Haptics for WDBTAP families with Helen Keller National Center Regional Representative, Ryan Odland.

If you are not familiar with Haptics it is a system to convey visual, social and environmental information in real-time to a person who is deafblind through touch signals on the body.


WDBTAP Kid Showcase Premier Virtual Watch Party

October 30, 2020
All WDBTAP families are invited to participate and will receive a premier night viewing package.


Deafblind Intervener Training Offered Through Utah State University

White logo on blue background of two stylized figures embracing eachother above the word intervener.An online deafblind intervener training program is now available through Utah State University (USU). WDBTAP is extending the opportunity to take this coursework to selected professionals, paraprofessionals and parents/guardians in Wisconsin. Applicants chosen for the training will be reimbursed for the noncredit option fees upon successful completion of the course with a grade of ‘C’ or better.

To be eligible for this program, please complete the application below and return it to Jolene Gruber, Grant Coordinator, at

Register Now For Online Deafblind Intervener Courses.

WDBTAP Scholarship Information