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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Deaf Masquerade Gala

Come Join us for a night of elegance, decadence and artistry at Austin’s DoubleTree Hotel Phoenix Central Ballroom. Complete with a cash bar, entertainment, event photographers, delicious cajun foods and desserts!
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This post was submitted by Amanda Tuite.

Mission Hearts – Volunteers Needed

RespondBy Dee Mathes | Dec.27, 2010 | Filed in: Community,Headlines,Support

Mission Hearts (an outreach of Mission United Methodist Church) is returning for our fourth visit to Haiti in less than a year. Our work is primary with the deaf and disabled in the capitol of Port au Prince, where over 1 million 300,000 are still living in tents, many of which after a year are falling apart.

We will be working at the deaf camp where 400 are struggling to survive with food supplies running out and cholera has now taken the life of one deaf camp member. We will also be providing medical care at St. Vincent’s school for the deaf and handicapped as well as working with the teachers and students. continue »

This post was submitted by Dee Mathes.

ASL Social Jan 2011

Fri, Jan 7, 2011 – ASL Social

Sat, Jan 15, 2011 – Latino

Fri, Jan 21, 2011 – ASL Social

Sat, Jan 29, 2011 – Latino

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Volunteers Needed for Free Deaf Tax Preparation

RespondBy | Dec.15, 2010 | Filed in: Articles,Resource Center

With tax season quickly approaching, the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities is getting ready for the second year of hosting the Free Deaf Tax Preparation. continue »

This post was submitted by kaitlyn Tracy.

Sorenson Communications

Sorenson Communications is a provider of industry-leading communication offerings including the Sorenson Videophone, Sorenson Video Relay Service and Sorenson IP Relay. Sorenson VRS is a free service that allows anyone to conduct video relay calls through a certified ASL interpreter. Sorenson IP Relay lets you place a free relay call from either your PC or mobile device from anywhere to anyone.

For more information, please visit: www.sorensonvrs.com

This post was submitted by Erin Fugal.

Seeking Cued Speech Transliterators/Interpreters!

RespondBy | Dec.07, 2010 | Filed in: Articles

Seeking Cued Speech Transliterators/Interpreters in Houston area. If you are a sign language interpreter but would love to learn to cue, then contact me as well! I am trying to round up Cued Speech transliterators, interpreters, and ASL terps who are interested in learning Cued Speech. continue »

Millie Bush Bark Park

Dec 12th, 2010
Sunday, 3pm to 6pm

16756 Westheimer Parkway
@ George Bush Park
Houston, TX 77094

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Dave & Buster’s

Every 2nd Sat. of each month
Dec 11th, 2010
8pm till closing

Dave & Buster’s
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Houston Deaf Latino (Rafael Gonzalez)

RespondBy Rafael Gonzalez | Dec.05, 2010 | Filed in: Activities

13240 Northwest Freeway
at 290 N. West Crossing
Houston, Texas 77040
Saturday, December 11 2010
4:30pm to 9:30pm

I Hope you come

This post was submitted by Rafael Gonzalez.