Welcome to Houston Deaf Network!

It’s time, friends and foes! A time to rise up, unite resources, build support, educate and especially be “heard” by those who live in Houston. Although Houston is the 4th largest city in the US, we have yet to see a central hub where Houstonians can find a variety of useful information in one place. HoustonDeafNetwork.com will do its best to fill in the missing gaps and help you fulfill your needs. But wait, there’s more than just providing you information… continue »

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Dr. T. Alan Hurwitz visiting TSD Graduation.

Come one, come all!  See attached.  We are hosting Gallaudet President Dr. T. Alan Hurwitz who will be in town for TSD’s graduation!  Let’s show him what Austin’s GUAA chapter is made of…and let’s have fun while we’re at it. continue »

Faculty, ASL/Interpreter Training – Position Open

1 CommentBy | May.27, 2010 | Filed in: Jobs Opening

Position Summary – Lone Star College System, the fourth largest community college district in Texas, serves the north Houston, Texas region with North Harris, Kingwood, Tomball and Montgomery colleges. We are currently seeking continue »

Interpreter Coordinator – Full Time, Mon – Fri

1 CommentBy | May.27, 2010 | Filed in: Jobs Opening

This position requires extensive telephone work along with the coordination of sign and foreign language interpreters. You will be required to attend networking meeting during and continue »

Houston Black Deaf Advocate – 6th Annual Cajun Crawfish Boil

RespondBy | May.26, 2010 | Filed in: Activities,Community

Houston Black Deaf Advocate,Inc Welcomes You to Our 6th Annual Cajun Crawfish Boil. Come One, Come All, Bring Your Family And Friends continue »

Deaf & Hard of Hearing Positive Interaction Program

RespondBy | May.24, 2010 | Filed in: Community

The Houston Police Department is hosting the Deaf & Hard of Hearing Positive Interaction Program. Special Presentation from City of Houston Council Member Brenda Stardig. CM Stardig has a special interest with the deaf community and is fluent in ASL. continue »

ASL Social June 2010

Fri, June 4, 2010 – ASL Social

Fri, June 11, 2010 – Latino

Sat, June 12, 2010 – Asian

Fri, June 18, 2010 – ASL Social

Sat, June 26, 2010 – ASL Social

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Business Convention Expo of the Deaf – DPHHH

May 28th, 2010
8pm till closing
DRESS CODE: SEMI CASUAL

The Tasting Room
1101-18 Uptown Park Blvd
Houston, TX 77056
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See what I’m Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary

See What I’m Saying is a powerful and unique look at deaf entertainers that touches on the human nature of these continue »

2-A-Days Sports Bar Photos

RespondBy | May.20, 2010 | Filed in: DPHHH Photos

Deaf Awareness Week 2010 – Meeting May 22nd 10am – 12pm

RespondBy | May.12, 2010 | Filed in: Headlines

Our second meeting of the year to prepare for DAW 2010 will be held at Metropolitian Multi-Services Center from 10am to 12pm. in Classroom #2 on May 22nd (Saturday).

If you are interested in volunteering and assisting please feel free to show up the meeting, or email us at daw@deafhouston.org.  We’re looking forward to making 2010 a successful DAW event!  And we can’t do it WITHOUT you! continue »

Town Hall Meeting – May 22nd, 2010

RespondBy | May.10, 2010 | Filed in: Activities

Join us for an informative meeting with Relay Texas! continue »

Workshop: Independent Contractor & Sticky Terp Situations

RespondBy | May.10, 2010 | Filed in: Interpreter,Training

The Greater Houston Interpreters for the Deaf is presenting “OIC – Operating as an Independent Contractor” on Saturday May 22, 2010 from 9am – noon. “This workshop will teach you the rights and responsibilities of the independent contract interpreter. Participants will learn about establishing rates, policies, customer service and more.” continue »

Emergency Preparedness Meeting 5/10/10

RespondBy | May.04, 2010 | Filed in: Support

There is a Deaf Task Force for Emergency Preparedness general meeting this Monday, May 10th, 2010 starting at 6:00pm. continue »

Outdoor Family Picnic

RespondBy | May.04, 2010 | Filed in: Activities

Lunch will be served – Hot Dogs or bamburgers, beans, Potatoes salads, chips, and drinks. Bring your own lawn chairs.

Raffles: If you are interested in purchasing raffles, contact HBCD members. Raffles will not be purchased at doors. continue »

Reminder! Welcome Reception, May 26, 2010!

RespondBy | May.04, 2010 | Filed in: Business/Money

Exciting new possibilities await you at the Business Convention and Expo of the Deaf (BCED) in Houston, Texas will refresh and continue »

Time Out #4

Every 2nd Sat. of each month
May 8th, 2010
8pm till closing

15135 N. Freeway – Suite 120
Houston, TX 77090
281.872.9911
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Houston Black Deaf Advocates – General Meeting

RespondBy | May.03, 2010 | Filed in: Community

Houston Black Deaf Advocates is having a general meeting at Lillian Beard Deaf Connection Center on May 15th from 1pm to 3pm. For more information, please contact Margo continue »

Westland Baptist Church

Westland is a church of vision. You will find that we are not ordinary in any way. The loving and gifted people at Westland believe that we should be culturally relevant and biblically sound. You will find love, acceptance, discipleship, encouragement, excitment and the challenge to be all God created you to be. What you will not find is a lot of rules, regulations and religious attitudes about life, God or others.
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Discovery Green Dog Park

Every 2nd Sunday of each month
May 9th, 2010
Sunday, 3pm to 6pm

Located at 1500 McKinney

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Discovery Green
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