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DC Disability Services, VR Support for Education or Equipment

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Looking for some financial support with your post-secondary education & training, or with disability-related costs, such as hearing aids and other equipment? Already have a certificate or degree, and looking for a job? Pam Carreker, from DC’s DDS, Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services can help you out! Available to all Deaf DC residents. Fluent in ASL. […]

Black Lives Matter

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Transcript: “Four hundred years of systems of oppression, racism, police brutality must end now. Enough is enough. We, DC Association of the Deaf, fully support BLM and all protests across America including here in Washington DC, for #BlackLivesMatter. We are looking for justice. If you do not understand or are not sure why we stand […]

Zoom call with eight of nine DCAD board members: Elvia, Ernest, Janie, Derrick, Erikson, Graham, Robb, and Molly are laughing, waving at the camera, signing "ILY," taking photos, and smiling.

Zoom Events by DCAD

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Public Meeting, Thursday, May 21, 7pm – 8pm EST For the latest reports and updates. Questions & concerns can be always shared anytime at email: Happy Hour, Friday, May 22, 6pm – 7:30pm EST  Space for the Deaf community to chat and enjoy the beginning of Memorial Day weekend. All signers with ties to the DC area […]

COVID Update – Sexual Health

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Hello; my name is Robb Dooling and I’m a board member of the DC Association of the Deaf (DCAD). This video is an ASL translation of the web page at Sex During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency What We Know – You get COVID-19 from droplets when a person coughs or sneezes. You also get […]

Self Care Tips by Molly

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    Hello! I’m Molly Peters. I represent the DC Association of the Deaf (DCAD) as a Member-At-Large and board member. Now, in DC, where we are focusing on #StayHome throughout the entire region of DC, Virginia, Maryland – What do we do while we stay home? Do-do? We’ve been taking care of our pets, […]

CSD: ASL Hotline on Coronavirus Questions

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Information about Coronavirus has not been accessible to our community. So, CSD is launching an ASL Now COVID-19 Hotline to provide support and answer your questions about the situation using information from official sources. Watch the video below to learn more. Available M-F from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CST either by visiting and clicking “ASL […]