Terms and Conditions

To continue to use this site please read the Terms & Conditions below, and complete the form to confirm your acceptance. The California Association of the Deaf (CAD), through the Blogs section of its website, seeks to encourage discussion regarding civil, human, and linguistic rights and related issues impacting the deaf and hard of hearing…

Organization By-Laws

CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF, Inc. (A Non-Profit Corporation) ORGANIZATION BY-LAWS ADOPTED AS REVISED: 8/13/2011 ARTICLE I NAME Section 1.1 NAME The name of the Association shall be the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF, INC. (CAD) hereby shall be known as the “Association”. Section 1.2 STATUS The Association shall be a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, incorporated…

CAD’s History

by Emil S. Ladner It would be impossible, in this brief history, to recount all of the legislative, educational, economic, social, and other actions that have been undertaken by the California Association of the Deaf (CAD) throughout the last 100 years.  The Association has been the vigilant “watchdog” in protecting and promoting the rights and…