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INTERPRETING SERVICESInterpreting is central and core to all services provided by the Deaf Action Center.
We proved interpreting assistance, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), and operate as a Certification Testing site through The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID).
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The Deaf Action Center's Community Resource Advocate can help you with planning and accessing community resources. Call Kenneth at 318-300-1203 (VP) Mon-Thurs between 9:00AM-4:00PM and Friday between 9:00AM-12:00PM to set up an appointment.
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This class will be taught by Cheyenne Bryant. Cheyenne is profoundly deaf and has a cochlear implant. She has been employed at Deaf Action Center for 5 years as the Director of Online Learning. The class will learn basic ASL. *PowerPoints will be provided for each class. ...
7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Petroleum Club416 Travis St., Shreveport, LA 71101
2023 Las Vegas Night
SPIN, ROLL, OR DRAW! The whole community wins at Las Vegas Night, which benefits the Betty and Leonard Phillips Deaf Action Center, an IRS-designated local nonprofit. Proceeds from this year’s event will continue the Center’s services to over 18,000 deaf and hard of hearing people and their families in northwest Louisiana. ...
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New Job OpportunitiesMarch 31, 2022We have two new openings at the Deaf Action Center.
How to Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits with Hearing LossDecember 17, 2018If you or someone you know experiences hearing loss, then you may be able to qualify for Social Security disability benefits. The SocialSecurity Administration. (SSA) gives out monthly benefits to those who can no longer work full time due to a disability.
Deaf Colorado man arrested for not complying with police commands he couldn't understand, lawsuit saysSeptember 30, 2021A Colorado man who is deaf and uses sign language to communicate said two Idaho Springs officers slammed him to the ground during an arrest despite his attempts to tell them that he could not understand their commands.