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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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CANCELLED – 2nd Houston Deaf Forum Meeting – Feb 27th

2 CommentsBy | Jan.11, 2010 | Filed in: Headlines

Mark your calendar folks, there will be a 2nd Houston Deaf Forum meeting on February 27th from 2:30 to 6 p.m. Location will be held at Freed-Montrose Neighborhood Library (Conference room – upstairs) 4100 Montrose, Houston, TX 77006.

The agenda will involve establishing an organization that will become a better voice, unity and advocacy for the deaf and hard of hearing citizen of Houston and areas. Use the power of networking tools and spread the word so we can establish Deaf Resource Center. For detailed information on the agenda… continue »

Deaf Task Force for Emergency Preparedness

2 CommentsBy | Dec.07, 2009 | Filed in: Resource Center,Support

Houston Quarterly General Meeting. A special combined meeting will be held this month for all Workgroups and General meeting members. The goal is to share information on Workgroup activities, discuss issues, and decide Deaf Task Force business. continue »

HBCD 2009 Christmas Party

RespondBy | Nov.10, 2009 | Filed in: Activities

4th Annual Houston Bass Club of the Deaf is hosting the 2009 Christmas party & dinner at the Metropolitan Mult-Service Center, 1475 West Gray, Houston, Texas 77019 on Saturday, December 5th, 2009 from 11am to 5pm. Come, eat, and enjoy celebrating Christmas holiday together! continue »

UPDATE: 2nd Houston Deaf Forum Meeting – CANCELLED

2 CommentsBy | Oct.09, 2009 | Filed in: Headlines

UPDATE: Due to lack of confirmation and participation, 2nd Houston Deaf Forum Meeting has been cancelled until further noticed. Mark your calendar folks, there will be a 2nd Houston Deaf Forum meeting on October 10th from 1 to 4 o’clock p.m. Location will be held at St. Dominic Center for the Deaf – 2403 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77578.

The agenda will involve establishing an organization that will become a better voice, unity and advocacy for the deaf and hard of hearing citizen of Houston continue »

Parents of Deaf & Hard of Hearing Children/Youths

RespondBy | Sep.27, 2009 | Filed in: Education,Research

The Seattle Quality of Life Group at the University of Washington is studying the quality of life of children and youth who are deaf or hard of hearing D/HH). Based on interviews with youth (ages 11-18 year) who are D/HH and parents of children (ages 5-10 years), we have created new questionnaires to measures quality of life specifically for children (parent report) and youth (self report) who are D/HH. We need you to help in the development process by completing the questionnaire. continue »

2010 Deaf Women’s Retreat

RespondBy | Sep.21, 2009 | Filed in: Support

Join us this year with our special Guest Workshop Speaker Vesta Bice-Sauter. Learn Bible Storytelling through drama and music from the best! We have limited scholarships available. Please contact Maryellen Sarles for more information. Registration form, map and all other information will be on www.woodhavendeaf.org under Women’s Ministry. continue »