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The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging has funds available for construction of wheelchair ramps. To qualify individuals must be at least 60 years of age, live in the North Central service area (consisting of Collin, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, and Wise counties), and meet at least three of the following screening criteria:
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Denton 3rd Thursday 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Denton Senior Center 509 N. Bell St. Call 940-349-8720 for a Benefits Counseling appointment.
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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.
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.