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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HBDA General Meeting and Silent Auction

RespondBy Margo Jarreau | Mar.23, 2012 | Filed in: Community,Support

Houston Black Deaf Advocates announces to have General Meeting and Silent Auction on April 14, 2012 at 2pm-4pm. ASL students and visitors are welcomed. continue »

This post was submitted by Margo Jarreau.

Deaf Social – Starbucks

RespondBy | Mar.23, 2012 | Filed in: Activities

Starbucks in Willowbrook Commons will host a deaf social Friday, April 6th, 2012.

Where? Starbucks – 7606 FM 1960 West, Houston, TX, 77070
When? April 6th at 6:00pm

Come hang out and drink coffee with us and our deaf friends!

This post was submitted by Amanda Andersen.

Free Legal Assistance for People with Disabilities

RespondBy | Mar.23, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Community

South Texas College of Law, in collaboration with Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities, is providing Free Legal Assistance for People with Disabilities! continue »

This post was submitted by Kaitlyn Tracy.

Free Visual Fire Alarms for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

RespondBy | Mar.23, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Community,Resource Center

Houston Fire Department and Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities is giving out FREE VISUAL FIRE ALARMS for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. continue »

This post was submitted by Kaitlyn Tracy.

Houston Deaf Latino (Rafael Gonzalez)

RespondBy Rafael Gonzalez | Mar.23, 2012 | Filed in: Activities

Houston Deaf Latino (Rafael Gonzalez)
Furr’s Fresh Buffet
21005 lnterstate (I-45) North Fwy
Spring. Texas 77373
Saturday: April 21.2012
Time: 4:30pm to 9:00pm

This post was submitted by Rafael Gonzalez.

Volunteer interpreters for live musical theatre

RespondBy Sarah Berggren | Mar.15, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Community

Award-winning Fort Bend Theatre is looking for a volunteer interpreter with a passion for musical theatre. We are producing “The Fantasticks” May 18-June 10 and are really excited about making it accessible to the deaf community! continue »

This post was submitted by Sarah Berggren.

Houston Deaf Latino

RespondBy | Mar.07, 2012 | Filed in: Activities

Houston Deaf Latino

Mambo Seafood
13485 Northwest @ 290 Fwy
Houston. Texas 77040

Saturday: March 10 2012
Time: 4:30pm to 9:00pm

This post was submitted by Rafael Gonzalez.

Danny Jackson Dog Park – Mar 11

Every 2nd Sunday of each month
Mar 11th, 2012
Sunday, 3pm to 6pm

Just inside the loop and just South of 59 – under the power lines, on Westpark Drive between Loop 610 and Loop Central.
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Brick House Tavern – Mar 10

Every 2nd Sat. of each month
Mar 10th, 2012
8pm till closing

Brick House Tavern
12910 Northwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77040
(713) 462-0576

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Maid wanted

RespondBy | Mar.02, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Jobs Opening

Busy family near Meyerland looking for a maid to meticulously clean the house, do laundry and fold clothes. Possibly done every week. Communication in sign language a plus. Please send email to jemahouse@gmail.com.

This post was submitted by Jema.

Medical Information Card

1 CommentBy Kimberly Wilbourn | Mar.02, 2012 | Filed in: Community

Hi, I work for a company that provides a product which I believe would benefit those in the hearing impaired community. Subscribers to the card can upload their health history, medications, physician and pharmacy information, as well as emergency contacts as well as documents such as living wills, power of attorney, and in the case of minors, consent to treat forms. The name of the card is WellCase Emergency. continue »

This post was submitted by Kimberly Wilbourn.