Who does ACDHH serve?
Does ACDHH offer training or in-services?
Is there a cost associated for ACDHH’s services?
- Who has ACDHH developed partnerships with?
- What are your hours of operation?
1. Who does ACDHH serve?
Answer: ACDHH is a state agency who serves any citizen in Arizona. Deaf, hard of hearing, interpreter and hearing alike are all ACDHH consumers.
Answer: Yes, ACDHH provides trainings on a variety of topics. The variety of topics include: deaf culture, ADA rights, understanding assistive technology, cultural sensitivity, tips on hearing loss, interpreter licensure, equipment distribution. To arrange for a training or presentation please see the services tab and select the corresponding service to contact the specialist for that area.
Answer: The only service with an associated fee is interpreter licensure. All other services provided are done so at no cost to the consumer including our equipment distribution program (AzTEDP).
Answer: Some of the many agencies, organizations and schools ACDHH has built partnerships with are:
- Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL)
- Arizona Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (AZRID)
- Coconino Community College
- National Association of Black Interpreters (NAOBI)
- National Association for the Deaf (NAD)
- National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA)
- Phoenix Community College
- The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)
- Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC)
- University of Arizona
ACDHH is open Monday through Friday, from 8:00am to 5:00pm.