Deaf Awareness Day Knotts Berry Farm 2015

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OC DEAF is hosting its annual Deaf Awareness Day at Knotts Berry Farm this year. When: Saturday, September 26, 2015 Park Hours: 10 am to 5:30 pm Park Admissions: Adults: $40 (ages 12 to 62 years) Juniors/Seniors: $35 (ages 3-11 or 62+) New this year! VIP Adult Tickets: $50.84 (ages 12+) VIP Juniors/Seniors Tickets: $43.00 […]

2015 Ice Skating Camp

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Sertoma Fantasy Ice Skating Camp For deaf and hard of hearing youth Stay cool this summer while having fun learning to skate at Sertoma’s Fantasy Ice Skating Camp. Campers will learn the basics of ice skating (figure skating and hockey) by professional coaches and assisted by volunteer helpers. Trained sign language interpreters will be present […]

ASL Coffee Night Irvine 2015

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ASL Coffee Night at Starbucks OC DEAF is hosting ASL Coffee Night again in 2015! **NEW DATES** **IRVINE LOCATION** Every FOURTH Friday of the month 7:00 PM – Midnight 4545 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612 Any questions? Contact OC DEAF front desk: 714-503-0669 (VP) 714-826-9793 (V) info@ocdeaf.org To print the flyer, download the flyer here.

Deaf Pizza Night 2015

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We are having our pizza night at Shakey’s Pizza Parlor in Garden Grove area every third Thursday of each month. Please spread the word and invite your friends, colleagues, students and family to attend this fun pizza social for a slice of pizza and socialize in ASL. To download and print the flyer, click here.

Deaf Coffee Chat 2015

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OC DEAF is hosting Deaf Coffee Chat every Wednesday in 2015! Anyone who uses sign language and are deaf or hard of hearing, you’re welcome to join us! ASL students with 2 semesters or more of ASL classes or CODAs are welcome to attend too. Any questions? Contact OC DEAF front desk. 714-503-0669 (VP) 714-826-9793 […]

Helen Keller National Center and The American Association of the Deaf-Blind Seek Immediate Action to Prevent Service Disruption on November 14th

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Deborah Rodriguez Director of Communications Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths & Adults 917-282-3677 Helen Keller National Center and The American Association of the Deaf-Blind Seek Immediate Action to Prevent Service Disruption on November 14th That Threatens Ability of People Who Are Deaf-Blind to Make Phone Calls Two-Pronged Effort Needed […]

Julianna Fjeld selected for Hamilton Relay 2014 Deaf Community Leader Award for the State of California

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September 30, 2014Julianna Fjeld has been selected as the recipient of the Hamilton Relay 2014 Deaf Community Leader Award for the state of California. Julianna is well known in in the Deaf Community on both a local and national basis. Through her talents, involvement in advocacy work and commitment to serving others, she has empowered […]

FCC LAUNCHES DIRECT VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS ACCESS FOR CONSUMERS WHO ARE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING

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FCC LAUNCHES DIRECT VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS ACCESS FOR CONSUMERS WHO ARE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING Disability Rights Office Provides New Way for Consumers Using Sign Language to Communicate about Essential Issues. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has unveiled a new type of support service specifically designed for consumers who are deaf and […]

Text-to-911

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Here’s the guide how to use Text-to-911 below: http://lifehacker.com/you-can-text-911-in-an-emergency-starting-tomorrow-1576457059 http://www.fcc.gov/text-to-911

Deaf Genetics Projects

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Find out your family’s health history by participating in DNA genetic testing and research! UCLA is inviting 18+ year old deaf and hard of hearing sign language users who have access to the Internet to join a research study and learn why family health information is important. All that is required is that the person […]

Medi-Cal and Medicare Workshop

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OC DEAF is hosting Medi-Cal & Medicare Workshop on May 14, 2015 at 6 pm. This workshop is for deaf and hard of hearing consumers who want to know more about: Medi-Cal General Plan Overview Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans Health Care Reform (Affordable Care Act) Questions and Answers session Where to go to get […]

ASL Insurance Workshop

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ASL Insurance Workshop Explanation & Review of Insurance Automobile Life Health Renters Homeowners How to protect your valuables? What different coverages are needed? May 6, 2015 @ 10 AM May 7, 2015 @ 6 PM Light Refreshments will be provided Please RSVP by calling or emailing us: 714-503-0669 V/VP 714-826-9793 V/TTY info@ocdeaf.org To download and […]