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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ASL Storytime Hour!

RespondBy | Feb.28, 2014 | Filed in: Activities,Articles,Community

Come One,Come ALL. Join ME and Friends for ASL Story Hour. Watch and learn as our ASL Story Time Friends share children’s classics with children of all ages and abilities through American Sign Language! continue »

This post was submitted by Genova Sarabia.

DHH Free Movie Premier " Spirit of Love,the Mike Glenn story "

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.

Public access Channel Calling you!

RespondBy Tiffanie Johnson | Sep.27, 2011 | Filed in: Community

Hello, I am Tiffanie Johnson, I currently work for a public access channel right here in Houston.. I am looking for Deaf and HOH entertainers, educators, informers and everything that falls into the category of Deaf/HOH information on our channel Houston Media Source. continue »

This post was submitted by Tiffanie Johnson.

ASL Teacher for Reading

RespondBy | 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 lcastillo@clubztutoring.com

This post was submitted by Lorena Castillo.

No Barriers for Deaf People at FMHouston

RespondBy Dr. Julie Howard | Jul.04, 2011 | Filed in: Articles,Community

A national policy adopted by First Methodist Houston, Texas to uphold true accessibility.

Theological/Biblical Stance:
Christians have believed and taught from the very beginning that God is the Creator of all people continue »

This post was submitted by Dr. Julie Howard.

UPDATE – Taste of Technology in Houston

RespondBy | Nov.02, 2009 | Filed in: Technology

UPDATE – There is still time to register! It’s quick and easy to register on-line right here, right now! Come to this FREE conference by Relay Texas and learn about technology with adaptive telecommunications equipment, assistive listening devices and telecommunications services for Texas residents who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-Blind and Speech Disabled. continue »

Houston Walk 4 Hearing

1 CommentBy | Oct.01, 2009 | Filed in: Articles

As of 2009, the number of people living in the U.S. with deafness or some degree of hearing loss amounts to more than 31 million.  With the current national population, 1 for every 10 people have a hearing loss and 65% of them are continue »

DARS 101: Reducing the Barrier in the Workplace

7 CommentsBy | Mar.25, 2009 | Filed in: Support

What is DARS? Many of you have been a DARS client at one point in your lives or maybe you are still a current DARS client, perhaps? For those of you who would like a glimpse into what DARS is all about. DARS is not just all about giving you hearing aids, paying for your school, or placing you with jobs. DARS is actually a spectrum of services provided to people of all disabilities funded by the state and federal government. DARS is not limited to the deaf and hard of hearing only like most may assume.
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