CAD PRESIDENT REPORT 2016: YEAR IN REVIEW

February 2017 Dear Deaf Californians, Can you believe how 2016 had gone by so quickly? CAD Board officers have been extremely busy with an amazing list of accomplishments and work in progress. Their work is powerful and impactful, causing ripples of systematic changes and paradigm shifts throughout the state and the nation. Our work is…

URGENT TODAY!! Send Letters Of Support TODAY For AB 2004: Insurance to Cover Hearing Aids For Deaf Children

https://youtu.be/IW7SXuVFEkA (transcript in YouTube) In addition to sending letters, please make calls to all the offices! Additionally, if any of the Senators on the Committee are your personal Senators, make sure to call them and let them know you are a constituent. Senator Ed Hernandez (Chair) Senator Janet Nguyen (Vice Chair) Senator Isadore Hall, III…

CAD President’s Letter

There is Unity in This Beautiful Word, “AND” Nyle DiMarco’s recent victories with America’s Next Top Model and Dancing With the Stars ignited an important dialogue about the importance of Deaf schools, language acquisition with ASL and English, and the legislative movement with LEAD-K. A Deaf blogger, Mark Drolsbaugh, calls this phenomenon, “The Nyle DiMarco…