The Hard of Hearing Task Force reinforces and amplifies the mission of the ACDHH. Our Task Force vision is that all hard of hearing Arizonans are educated, empowered advocates. Our goals and activities directly support the hard of hearing community and the mission of the ACDHH. Members of the public are always welcome to attend HOH TF meetings. Please contact Christy Abrams for more information: [email protected].
The next meeting of the ACDHH Hard of Hearing Task Force will be held remotely via Zoom on Friday, August 18, 2023 at 9 am. It will be streamed live to our YouTube channel. A nationally certified CART provider and AZ licensed ASL interpreters will be provided. Contact Christy Abrams at [email protected] for more info.
Current Draft Minutes
In order to be effective in its statutory obligations under the implementation of SB 1092, providing the Arizona Legislature with recommendations on future language related to the language acquisition and literacy readiness of deaf, hard of hearing, and deafblind newborns, infants, and children, The Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing has established a task force that is composed of diverse community members and partnering agencies. The community members and partnering agencies assist with understanding the current language acquisition standards and will advise where improvements can be made.
All full task force meetings occur virtually and livestreamed from ACDHH's YouTube channel: youtube.com/AzCDHH
Language Acquisition Task Force Final Report
If there are any questions about this report, please contact ACDHH at [email protected]
Past Task Force Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Videos with transcripts
June 18, 2022 - Forum
June 8, 2022
May 11, 2022
April 13, 2022
March 9, 2022
February 9, 2022