News from Ontario Association of the Deaf (OAD)

Ontario Association of the Deaf (OAD) is Canada's oldest Deaf non-profit consumer organization. Some of OAD's initiatives include:

  • Consultation and Training
  • Consumer Advocacy (Children and Adults)
  • Access Advocacy
  • Deaf Outreach Program, Prevention and Advocacy for Deaf People Living with HIV/AIDS
  • Deaf Youth Leadership Camp
  • Mayfest (Annual Community Festival)
  • Women's Issues
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If you are deaf and have had a bad experience communicating with the Police, share your story

The Ontario Association of the Deaf (OAD), the Canadian Hearing Society, ARCH Disability Law Centre, and Peel, Halton, and London Police Services want to learn how to improve communication in Police interaction with the Deaf, deafened, and people with hearing loss.

Posted:
May 14, 2012