Tag: Office of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

Celebrate Deaf Awareness Week with the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities 2023

Celebrate Deaf Awareness Week with the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities ASL Version (Zoom webpage) The Texas Governor, Greg Abbott, proclaims September 18th through 24, 2023 as Deaf Awareness Week. With this proclamation, Governor Abbott honors the unique experiences…

Job Opportunity: Communication Access Oversight Specialist

Texas Office of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (DHHS) has an opening for a Communication Access Oversight Specialist with the DHHS training team; the position can be found at this link: Communication Access Oversight Specialist https://jobshrportal.hhsc.state.tx.us/ENG/careerportal/Job_Profile.cfm?szOrderID=551179&szReturnToSearch=1&&szWordsToHighlight= Responsibilities include establishing…

DHHS Training and Education Winter 2022/2023 Webinars

DHHS Training and Education Winter 2022/2023 Webinars Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 1:00-3:00pm CST Interacting with People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (0.2 DHHS General CEUs) Olivia Rains & Sam Harris, Communication Access Specialists https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3548125549469284365 Tuesday, December 13,…

Basic Performance Test for Non-Certified Interpreters – intensive training opportunities this summer!?

Basic Performance Test for Non-Certified Interpreters – intensive training opportunities this summer! Are you a working interpreter who is yet to be certified, a recent graduate of an Interpreter Training Program, or a current ITP student who is preparing to…