September 18-24, 2017 marks Deaf Awareness Week. According to the World Federation for the Deaf, the theme for this year is “Full Inclusion With Sign Language!” The key messages of their campaign include: Birth Right, Deaf Identity, Accessibility, Equal Language, Equal Employment Opportunities, Bilingual Education, Equal Participation, and Lifelong Learning.
Please hold the date for Thursday, September 21, 2017 to celebrate full inclusion during our Deaf Awareness Week Panel event from 6 PM to 8 PM at Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of the Hearing. Panelists will be sharing their personal stories through the lenses of several key messages. Please stay tuned!
Ariazona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
100 N. 15th Ave
Phoenxi, AZ 85007