Read My Lips!

CAN I READ YOUR LIPS?

ON MARCH 15TH, 2022

PLEASE REMOVE YOUR MASK & WEAR BLUE TO SUPPORT THE HARD OF HEARING & DEAF COMMUNITY

MANY DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING RELY ON READING LIPS TO COMMUNICATE.MASK MANDATE'S ARE DISCRIMINATORY AND CAUSING ISOLATION

 

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"Suicide Has Gone Through the Roof in the Deaf Community", says Canadian Spokesman for RML

RESOURCES AND LINKS

 

 

CODA (Child of Deaf Adults) Movie

Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family and finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.

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The History of Deaf Communities in Canada

The bill aimed to promote inclusivity and equal access for a “barrier-free Canada.”

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The Sign languages of the Deaf must be given the same status as any other legitimate language.


 

The natural language of Deaf people is Sign language.

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DEAF TERMINOLOGY GLOSSARY


A recent list of terminology for use with or in the deaf community.

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Canadian Association of the Deaf Terminology

Statistics on Deaf and hard of Hearing

School for the Deaf in the world

School for the Deaf in Canada

Facts about the Deaf Community

Deaf Culture Facts That Might Surprise You

7 things you need to know about deaf culture

Understanding Deaf culture through Art Thursday May 25, 2017 You tube video

People’s History of Canada: The History of Deaf Communities in Canada

Deaf Today

Education

Math Education

Fun Facts About the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Culture

IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)

  • Deaf people who use ASL as their primary language are the largest unreached linguistic-cultural people group in North America.
  • Although ASL is currently the sixth most-used language in the U.S., not everyone can articulate the gospel in ASL, is saved, or feels led to minister to this population.
  • ASL is not simply a signed version of English and is referred to as “interpreted” and not “translated."

 

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