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Mar 28 2018

IDEAL Group Launches Free Communications App for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Independence

 

HILLIARD, Ohio, IDEAL Group today announced the release of a speech to real time text (RTT) communications application designed to help more than 45 million Americans with hearing loss and speech disabilities. Speech2RTT® is an Android application that enables people who are deaf, hard of hearing, and non-verbal to communicate with anyone using their Android smart phone.

Mar 26 2018

Holly Siegrist, M.A., M.S., Clinical Psychology Psy.D. Doctoral Candidate at California School of Professional Psychology, Alliant International University, San Francisco Campus, is doing her dissertation on the social experiences of people who are deaf or hard of hearing in social interactions.

Mar 5 2018

The Texas Advisory Committee to the US Commission on Civil Rights

will be hosting a meeting on voter rights on

Tuesday, March 13, 9am-5pm at the

University of Houston Law Center in Krost Hall,

4604 Calhoun Rd. Houston, TX 77204.

Mar 1 2018

THE CENTER FOR DISABILITY RIGHTS LAUNCHES THE 2018 FREE OUR PEOPLE FILM CONTEST

 

The Center for Disability Rights (CDR), a disability led, not for profit corporation that provides services to people with disabilities to promote independence and self-determination, will be holding its second annual Free Our People Film Contest. The contest is scheduled to begin February 1st with a deadline for submissions on March 31st.

 

Feb 27 2018

Open Call for Youth Preparedness Council Applications

To start your online application, click here. Applications are due March 18th, 2018.

Feb 7 2018

VOTING NOTICE TO VOTERS DISPLACED BY HURRICANE HARVEY

If you were living in a county that was affected by Hurricane Harvey and had to relocate to another county, please know that you can still vote in your home county or the county in which you currently reside. In regards to the voting and residence, the Secretary of State’s office has said that, you are the one who decides what you consider to be home.

You will need to make decisions by certain deadlines, as all regular deadlines are still in place and have not been waived.

Jan 3 2018

New Name and Time

“Independence & Beyond” training

formerly Adjustment to disAbility Training

Monday Jan. 8th 1:30-3PM &

Wednesday Jan. 24th 10:30AM-Noon

Wednesday Feb. 7th & 21st 10:30AM-noon

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