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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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Interpreter Position in Humble, TX

RespondBy | Jun.02, 2013 | Filed in: Jobs Opening

Humble Independent School District’s Regional Day School Program for the Deaf is accepting Interpreter applications for the 2013-2014 school year. continue »

This post was submitted by Dawn Ribbeck.

National American University is reaching out to the Houston Deaf Community!

RespondBy Elizabeth Meeks | Oct.22, 2012 | Filed in: Education,Support

National American University is reaching out to the Houston Deaf Community by offering 100% online courses and TTD/TTY phone correspondence. continue »

This post was submitted by Elizabeth Meeks.

ASL Slam Poetry in “Deaf Jam”

RespondBy Ariela Emery | Feb.22, 2012 | Filed in: Activities,Articles

The 8th Annual Houston Jewish Film Festival presents: Aneta Brodski, a deaf Israeli teen, attends a school for the deaf in Queens, N.Y. where she explores slam poetry using American Sign Language. continue »

This post was submitted by Ariela Emery.

FUMC Downtown VBS

RespondBy Dr. Julie Howard | May.20, 2011 | Filed in: Community

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL DOWNTOWN
June 13-17, 2011
9:30am – 12:30pm
Extended Care with Field Trips
Ages 3 – 6th Grade (completed 5th grade)
ASL Combined Class available for your child. continue »

This post was submitted by Dr. Julie Howard.

Need Volunteers for March 2011!

RespondBy | Sep.30, 2010 | Filed in: Community,Support

Mission Hearts first responded to the earthquake that devastated the nation of Haiti in July of 2010. Teams have been working tirelessly to serve the deaf, hard of hearing, blind and physically handicapped at St.Vincent’s Center for handicapped. There is still much work to be done and you are needed. Our next team leaves March 20, 2011, won’t you please prayerfully consider joining us to serve at St. Vincent’s.
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This post was submitted by Nicole Zatzkin.

Register Now with LSCS

RespondBy | Aug.16, 2010 | Filed in: Education

Registration for the fall semester at Lone Star College System in Houston will be over soon as classes will start on August 30, 2010. If you are Deaf and want to attend classes, register now continue »

This post was submitted by Leyel Hudson.

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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