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Marking Deafblind Awareness Week: How people with deafblindness have been affected by COVID-19 across the globe
23 June 2020
This week is Deafblind Awareness Week (22-28 June) with Helen Keller Day on 27 June. Sadly, it is the most vulnerable members of society who are...
19 April 2020
With the current COVID-19 pandemic, many of Sense International’s fundraising events have been postponed or cancelled and we have had to close...
14 April 2020
Funding will provide sight and hearing tests for children in rural Kenya, and vital support to children with deafblindness in their early years.
20 February 2020
Guests could experience a sensory tent with their eyes and ears covered, perceiving their surroundings through their other senses.
13 January 2020
Sense International is delighted that its latest Chance To Shine appeal is one of Mumsnet’s January Guest Campaigns.
Sense International calls on UK public to give children with deafblindness in Kenya their ‘Chance to Shine’
6 January 2020
The Chance To Shine appeal aims to raise funds to test children in Kenya for sight and hearing impairments and support those with deafblindness.
18 October 2017
Sense International has launched a new appeal to help transform the lives of children and young adults with deafblindness in Bangladesh
29 April 2015
Following the tragic earthquake in Nepal on Saturday, Sense International today sent a message of support to the Ankur Foundation for Inclusive...
3 December 2014
DJ and radio presenter Yvette Chivers (MissChivers) trekked Machu Picchu in Peru to raise money for children and adults who are both deaf and blind.
31 July 2013
Famous stage actor Simon Russell Beale recently recorded an appeal for Sense International, for broadcast in October.
First published: Tuesday 18 June 2013
Last updated: Friday 6 December 2019