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Founders Corner: The Long Path to Advocacy

Posted by: Staff Writer on July 29, 2015  |  Comments

One of the most disempowering moments we experience as Deaf consumers is when we face relinquishing control over interpreters to those who don’t know our needs, are driven by corporate profits, and serving personal interests. It requires a leap of faith, every time when we request an interpreter at an unfamiliar doctor’s office or agency, in hopes they know how to secure an interpreter, that they use a reputable agency, and that the agency in turn uses qualified interpreters that fit our particular needs.

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Our Latest Obsession at deaffriendly.com: OtoSense

Posted by: Staff Writer on April 20, 2015  |  Comments

A couple weeks ago, during our weekly staff meeting, we were swapping stories about missed doorbells, burning cookies in the oven, and well… overflowing the bathroom sink. It’s a Deaf thing. C’mon, you’ve been there too, right? One our staffers remembers the day she overflowed the sink, twice and burned a romantic dinner for her sweetie. Needless to say she wasn’t feeling the love that night as she washed a load of sopping wet towels.

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Le Petit Chouette

Le Petit Chouette

Square Lotus

I recently discovered this place and am hooked on their food. They were quick to figure ...

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Jen

Jen

Julia Cameron's Magical Mystical Massage Tour

Very Deaf friendly. So glad to have someone close to where I live that I can ...

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Backpacc

Backpacc

Safeway Pharmacy

Pharmacist was very polite and accommodating when asked to write for me. He made gestures and ...

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Jayne

Jayne

Julia Cameron's Magical Mystical Massage Tour

There's a new massage therapist in town and by town I mean INDIANAPOLIS, IN.  ...

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