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The Deaf Action Center's Mission is to provide those who are deaf and hard of hearing the means to ensure advancement through education, economic security and good health.
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For more than 30 years, Deaf Action Center has empowered and equipped individuals of all ages throughout North Texas. With offices in Dallas and Fort Worth, we provide a comprehensive range of programs that combine commitment, caring, and communication to help create personal, social, and professional growth and success .
WHY WE DO IT
To make a positive change in the lives of those who are hearing, Deaf, and hard of hearing. To support anyone at any age to reach their full potential. To eliminate barriers that are imposed on people who are Deaf and hard of hearing .
Advocacy: We promote, educate and safeguard rights and deaf and hard of hearing to communicate without barriers. We advocate that deaf and hard of hearing individuals be heard on issues that affect their lives.
Communication: We facilitate connections by providing sign language interpreters and captioning to ensure equal communication access for all. In addition, our American Sign Language classes teach conversational skills that forge relationships and deepen the sense of community.
Empowerment: We model an inclusive and empowered workplace. Through participation in our interpreting, case-management, youth, and senior citizen programs, deaf and hard of hearing individuals become empowered to navigate a hearing environment.