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, […]

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DCPS and Virtual Learning Accessibility

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DC Public Schools (DCPS) is starting virtual learning classes! If anything is not accessible for Deaf or hard of hearing child (or parent), please contact your school principal. If they give you a hard time, please contact Matthew at Office of Disability Rights (ODR) at mathew.mccollough@dc.gov and he will help you out.   Meal Site […]

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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 CSD.org and clicking “ASL […]

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“Signing is Language” Act introduced in the U.S. Congress!

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The NAD announces an exciting Congressional bill that will recognize American Sign Language (ASL) and other sign languages used in the U.S. through ensuring that English Language Learning opportunities are equally available to deaf and hard of hearing students, along with hearing children of deaf adults (KODAs/CODAs). https://www.nad.org/2020/03/04/signing-is-language-act-introduced-in-the-u-s-congress/ Video: https://youtu.be/TfuKEGMIBmQ Support this bill? Please sign here! […]

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