Community Events

Here is a list of upcoming community events. If you would like ACDHH to promote your event, please click the green 'Submit an Event' button and complete the information. Your submission will be reviewed and posted to our events calendar.

7-7

Workshop for Job Seekers

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Learn how to improve your ability to impress employers.

Contact:

Abil
602-443-0738   Voice
advocacy@abil.org

Location:

Disability Empowerment Center
5025 E. Washington Street
Classroom B-2nd Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85034

7-7

Abilities Job Fair

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come prepared to meet with employers. Dress for success and bring several copies of your resume.

Contact:

Abil
602-443-0738   Voice
advocacy@abil.org

Location:

Disability Empowerment Center
5025 E. Washington St
Conference Center - 1st floor
Phoenix, AZ 85034

7-16

IARC Meeting

2:00pm

Contact:

Emmett Hassen
602-264-0188   VP
e.hassen@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 N. 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

8-27

ACDHH Board Meeting

04:30 PM

The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing will hold a Board of Commissioners meeting open to the public. Agenda items to be discussed will be posted to our website. Agenda items are subject to change up to 24 hours prior to the meeting. 

Contact:

Danielle Smith
602-542-3383   Voice
d.smith@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 North 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

9-10

IARC Meeting

2:00pm

Contact:

Emmett Hassen
480-264-0188   VP
e.hassen@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 N. 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

9-10

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing Board Meeting

4:30pm

Contact:

Melinda Villela
602-542-3383   Voice
m.villela@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

To be announced
Tucson, AZ

9-16

The Association of Late-Deafened Adults (ALDA) 27th Annual International Convention (ALDAcon)

08:00 am - 04:00 pm
ALDA’s mission is to support the empowerment of deafened people.  Their conference is open to anyone wanting to learn more about the issues surrounding hearing loss.  People with hearing loss including those who are hard of hearing, culturally Deaf, late-deafened, and oral Deaf, will all be welcome at this conference.  In addition, local, regional, and national service providers and companies who want to reach out to the community of persons with hearing loss may be interested in attending and/or exhibiting/sponsorship at the conference.

Lost: My Hearing – Found: A Family

The Association of Late Deafened Adults (ALDA), will hold their 27th annual national conference (ALDAcon) in Scottsdale, Arizona, from September 16 to September 20, 2015. Registration (will open January 2015)

 

Contact:

Dave Litman
(815) 332-1515   Voice
aldaprez2014@gmail.com

Location:

Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

9-16

ALDAcon

ALDAcon is held annually by and for a diverse group of people who have various degrees of hearing loss. All events will be fully accessible through sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices, and real-time captioning. Captions will be projected onto large, easy-to-read screens. The convention will offer a variety of exhibitors, provide quality workshops, and feature luncheon speakers.

Click here for the Flyer.

Contact:

Cynthia Amerman
(815) 332-1515   Voice
cynthiaamerman@gmail.com

Location:

Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

10-15

ACDHH Board Meeting

04:30 PM

The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing will hold a Board of Commissioners meeting open to the public. Agenda items to be discussed will be   posted to our website. Agenda items are subject to change up to 24 hours prior to the meeting. 

Contact:

Danielle Smith
602-542-3383   Voice
d.smith@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 North 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

11-5

TERPexpo

1:30 pm - 12:30 pm

It is our goal to provide QUALITY workshops, exhibits, and enjoyable evening experiences at a truly AFFORDABLE cost. We are offering approximately 3.1 CEUs at each of our TERPexpo locations. Keep in mind, there is FREE admission into our Exhibit Hall, so you are welcome just to browse at your leisure.

Contact:

Registration Team
407-329-3677   VP Voice
reg@terpexpo.com

Location:

Hyatt Regency Phoenix
122 N Second Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85004

11-12

IARC Meeting

2:00pm

Contact:

Emmett Hassen
480-264-0188   VP
e.hassen@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 N. 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

11-12

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing Board Meeting

4:30pm

Contact:

Melinda Villela
602-542-3383   Voice
m.villela@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

ACDHH Board Room
100 N. 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007

12-3

ACDHH Board Meeting

04:30 PM

The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing will hold a Board of Commissioners meeting open to the public. Agenda items to be discussed will be   posted to our website. Agenda items are subject to change up to 24 hours prior to the meeting. 

Contact:

Danielle Smith
602-542-3383  
d.smith@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
100 North 15th Ave
Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007