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 »
“Sign Language Just Learn It” is a slogan created by a volunteer in the Deaf community. Many Deaf people have friends and family who cannot communicate with them fluently. Please help spread this slogan! Wristbands are available for purchase online: www.signlanguagejustlearnit.com
This post was submitted by Sherry Smith.RespondBy Christina | Apr.22, 2013 | Filed in: Activities,Community
Sagemont Church will be having another Deaf social in Room WC1102, from 6 to 8 P.M. We will again be drawing for door prizes (not for cookies this time!). Bring a food item to be shared, and if possible, bring a game to play with the other attendees. Follow the signs in the church parking lot and inside the church to get to the right room. We look forward to seeing you Friday, May 3! If you have any questions, email Christina at email@example.com.
This post was submitted by Christina.RespondBy Sherry Smith | Apr.05, 2013 | Filed in: Interpreter
Please take note of the eBook: “Diary of a Happy Black Sign Language Interpreter”. This eBook shares the trials, struggles, and positive experiences of an interpreter in the minority. The eBook can be found on iBookstore, the Nook, or at lulu.com/spotlight/ssmithterp.
This post was submitted by Sherry Smith.RespondBy Sherry Smith | Apr.05, 2013 | Filed in: Community
“Sign Language Just Learn It” Wristbands! The slogan “Sign Language Just Learn It” was created to promote awareness of learning sign language. You can order your awareness wristbands on ebay!
This post was submitted by Sherry Smith.RespondBy Christina | Mar.29, 2013 | Filed in: Activities,Community
Sagemont Church will be hosting a Deaf dinner social from 6 to 8 P.M. on the evening of Friday, April 5. Look for signs in the church parking lot and inside the church to direct you to the social. continue »
This post was submitted by Christina.RespondBy Sherry Smith | Mar.25, 2013 | Filed in: Articles,Community
Check out the “Sign Language Just Learn It” wristbands on eBay! “Sign Language Just Learn It” is a slogan created by a volunteer in the Deaf community. continue »
This post was submitted by Sherry Smith.RespondBy CBF | Feb.22, 2013 | Filed in: Community,Health
Sex and The Gospel Conference 2013! Come learn a biblical view of Sex. April 5-6, 2013 !!! continue »
This post was submitted by CBF.RespondBy Alyssa James | Feb.06, 2013 | Filed in: Activities,Community
March 8-9 2013
First Church of Pearland
1850 Broadway St. Pearland Tx 77581
Rev. Wesley Swanson March 8 – 7:00 Pm
Rev. Kenneth Rowan March 9- 10:00 am
Rev. Meloy Richmond- March 9- 6:30 pm
ASL: Gospel Singer Bro. and Sis Green
Fellowship/Snacks March 9 – 12:00pm
Sunday School for Deaf March 10 at 9:15
Preaching and Teaching in ASL!!
OPEN to the Puplic!
Sponsored by South Texas Deaf Ministry and First Church Deaf Ministry
Church Map I-45 S to Dixie Farm Rd. Right on Dixie Farm to 518. Right on 518 Church is on the left
This post was submitted by Alyssa James.RespondBy Tiffany S. Campbell | Jan.21, 2013 | Filed in: Community
On March 22-24, 2013, Troy University will be holding an Interpreting conference. It is open to all people! Deaf are free to attend. Please check out the following website for more information. http://trojan.troy.edu/education/itp/asl-itp-club.html
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Houston Texas- Award winning filmmaker Darla Rae’s new film “Spirit of Love” The Mike “Stinger” Glenn story will make its Texas premier at the Texas Christian Film Festival on Saturday February 16th at 7:30pm at Bethany Christian Church located at 3223 Westheimer, Houston Texas. continue »
This post was submitted by Darla Rae.RespondBy JJ Cam | Oct.15, 2012 | Filed in: Activities,Community
They offer a free children’s series and will now have interpreted shows, check out their website and Facebook for more info. http://www.cypresscreekface.org/2012/soul-street-dance-co
This post was submitted by JJ Cam.RespondBy Amanda Tuite | Sep.13, 2012 | Filed in: Activities,Articles
Are you READY for the DAW Kickball Classic!?! You can set up your own team. It is first come, first serve. What is Kickball? Kickball is a simple game consisting of two teams, bases and a big red ball. continue »
This post was submitted by Amanda Tuite.1 CommentBy Laura Goeb | Aug.13, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Jobs Opening
Purple Communications Inc. is a leading U.S. provider of video relay services (VRS), text relay services, captioning services, video remote interpreting (VRI), and on-site interpreting services. continue »
This post was submitted by Laura Goeb.RespondBy Tony slate | Jul.06, 2012 | Filed in: Activities
Come celebrate 2years of monthly socials at Chick Fil A Greatwood 20010 SW Freeway Sugar Land TX 77479
Friday, July 13. 5-10 pm. Also Cow Appreciation Day! Come dressed as a cow and get a free meal! Also cow contest at 8!! Signers and students welcome!
This post was submitted by Tony slate.RespondBy Amanda Tuite | Jun.08, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Community
You are invited to a statewide Miss Deaf Texas fund-raiser. Let’s get together and play poker before the National Las Vegas Deaf Poker Tour! Top two winners get a voucher for the Las Vegas National Deaf Poker Tour! continue »
This post was submitted by Amanda Tuite.RespondBy Amanda Andersen | 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.RespondBy S. Terzis | Jan.30, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Support
If you are an interpreter or Deaf performer and love music, you need to join us for an incredible musical interpreting workshop right here in Houston! The event is March 9th & 10th. continue »
This post was submitted by S. Terzis.RespondBy Christina Lee | Jan.04, 2012 | Filed in: Articles,Community
We have many deaf dogs who need homes of folks who can understand them and also train them in ASL commands. Many of our dogs listed are in the state of TX. Maybe with your network you can help folks to find the perfect dog for them. Our website is www.deafdogsrock.com
We also have great articles on everything deaf dog. Thank you – Christina Lee – http://deafdogsrock.com/adoptable-deaf-dogs
This post was submitted by Christina Lee.RespondBy Dee Mathes | Oct.27, 2011 | Filed in: Community
Teens ages 15 to 17 will be allowed to serve. Students 15 to 17 must have a signed parental permission form and a letter of recommendation from their pastor or youth leader. Students ages 13 to 14 will be allowed to serve. Students 13-14 may travel/serve with the mission team but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. continue »
This post was submitted by Dee Mathes.RespondBy Lorena Castillo | Aug.02, 2011 | Filed in: Employment
We are looking for an ASL Teacher to help with a hard of hearing student in 10th grade. She has been struggling with 10th grade basic Reading comprehension. The tutoring is for 12 hours per month (3 times a week). If interested please contact us! Compensation is $25 per hour. Lorena Castillo firstname.lastname@example.org
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