CAD Responds to Starkey’s February 17th Letter

Dear Marti Jones, Thank you for your response. We appreciate the Starkey Hearing Foundation’s effort of keeping communication accessible by having “licensed” ASL interpreters who were volunteers at the event. We also do understand the mission in providing hearing aids for those who have various hearing levels.  Please know that the Deaf community does not use…

CAD’s Open Letter to Disney

To Whom It May Concern: California Association of the Deaf (CAD) wants to take the moment to thank you for producing the magical video about one of the awesome families – the McFeely-Johnson family from ASL Nook — whose children, Shaylee and Ivy, realized that the Disney characters were able to sign with them.  …

CAD Board Retreat 2016 Update

UPDATE ABOUT CAD BOARD RETREAT 2016 Script and image description: CAD BOARD RETREAT 2016 San Diego, CA January 22-24 (CAD blue logo — a circle with CAD inserted in the middle. It is spelled out at the outer part of the circle California Association of the Deaf 1906.) Caterer is shown prepping food. A blue…

CAD’s Open Letter to AG Bell

January 10, 2016 Dear AG Bell Association, California Association of the Deaf wishes to inform you how your tweet as was found in the following:     This tweet,  https://twitter.com/agbellassoc/status/677868210335649792, is thoughtless marketing. In case you cannot find it, here is a copy of what was tweeted by your organization on December 14, 2015: http://www.agbell.org/VoltaVoices/Oct-Dec2015/Whole-Child-and-Family/?utm_content=bufferf8d7e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer…

CHAD’s Holiday Party – Dec. 20th

  This includes the following:1) party information2) image description3) video transcript COME TO CHAD’S ANNUAL HOLIDAY TEA PARTY TO SAY FAREWELL TO THE OLD PROPERTY BEFORE THEY MOVE TO RIVERSIDE AFTER CHRISTMAS DAY. ADDRESS: California Home for the Adult Deaf (CHAD)529 Las Tunas DriveArcadia California 91007www.CHADhome.orgPresident@chadhome.org Image description: I’m white female presenting individual with short…