Deaf Awareness Week Events, September 24 – October 1

Deaf Awareness Week Event Flyer

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Celebrate Deaf Awareness Week (DAW) with HSDC and other local organizations! DAW will take place September 24 to October 1, 2016, with a variety of events happening at HSDC’s Seattle office and around the local community. Click on each event below for more details, and email with any questions.

Saturday, September 24
DeafThrive Day
10 AM – 2 PM
South Lake Union Park
860 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109 (map)

Sunday, September 25
ADWAS 30th Anniversary BBQ
11 AM – 2 PM
Maple Leaf Reservoir Park
1020 NE 82nd St, Seattle, WA 98115 (map)

Wednesday, September 28th
HSDC South Sound (Tacoma) 10th Anniversary Celebration
6 PM – 8 PM
TACID (Tacoma Area Coalition for Individuals with Disabilities)
6315 S 19th St, Tacoma, WA 98466 (map)

Thursday, September 29th
DAW Reception with Food from Thud Suan
5 PM – 7 PM
HSDC Seattle, First Floor
1625 19th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 (map)

Saturday, October 1st
Washington Deaf Senior Citizen Annual Meeting
10 AM – 3 PM
HSDC Seattle, First Floor Conference Room
1625 19th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 (map)

Saturday, October 1st
Deaf Spotlight Presents EPIC JAM ft. Cassie Simmons
6 PM – 8 PM
5000 Rainier Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98118 (map)

Monday, September 24 – Friday, September 30
Deaf Pop-Ups
8:30 AM – 5 PM
HSDC Seattle, First Floor Showroom
1625 19th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 (map)

HSDC has invited several local organizations that serve Deaf and hard of hearing clients to provide materials for our showroom during Deaf Awareness Week. Come by and pick up some information about other Deaf organizations in the area!

The following organizations are confirmed for Deaf Pop-Ups:

  • Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS)
  • ASL Interpreter Network
  • Deaf-Blind Service Center (DBSC)
  • Deaf Friendly
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)
  • Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), Washington Chapter
  • Helen Keller National Center
  • InnoCaption
  • Puget Sound Association of the Deaf (PSAD)
  • Sorenson Communications
  • Sound Mental Health (SMH)
  • Visually Speaking
  • Washington State Association of the Deaf (WSAD)
  • The Washington State Communication Access Project (Wash-CAP)
  • Washington State Deaf Senior Citizens
  • Wilson Clinical Services

GiveBIG 2016

On May 3, we are all philanthropists. That is our moment to work and give together – donations large and small – making our great community healthier and more vibrant for all. Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is a one-day, online event designed to raise money so that non-profit organizations can continue to create equality of opportunity in our region.

Audiology Same Day Walk-In Services

Hearing, Speech, & Deafness Center’s Audiology walk-in hours are Monday through Friday from 1pm–2pm for your hearing aids, whether you purchased them here or not.

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