Official Website of the
Deaf-Blind Multihandicapped Association of Texas - DBMAT
The mission of DBMAT is to promote and improve the quality of life for all Texans who are deaf-blind multihandicapped, deaf multihandicapped, and blind multihandicapped.
"There are people that come into your life for special reasons. Sometimes, we don‘t understand why right away, but I have learned to accept that they are here not to change who you are, but to enhance your life and to teach you."
-Melanie Knapp (excerpted from "Christian & His Intervener")
Please explore this site and learn what we do,
why we do it, and how you can get involved!
Check out our 2022 Spring Newsletter!
Resources from 2021 Camp AGENDA
GOT TRANSITION? This information is not just for our DeafBlind! It is great for any individual trying to navigate the healthcare system into adulthoodWhat is Health Care Transition? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7c_J8x_R-zM&t=1s
Family HCT TOOLKIT:
HCT QUIZ for Parents/Caregivers: https://gottransition.org/parents-caregivers/hct-quiz.cfm
Resources SHARED FROM 2020 cAMP:
We understand this pandemic has been EXTREMELY hard for everyone. We were hopeful to have Camp, but for everyone's safety we will have to look forward to seeing you next year. Here are resources we had started to gather for Camp and more that we wanted to share during this pandemic: