Jewish Deaf Resource Center
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What We Do:
Nurturing a richer and more meaningful Jewish communal life for everyone.
Educating the wider Jewish community to increase awareness of individuals who are Jewish deaf and hard-of-hearing along with their families and friends.
Negotiating for and developing resources to increase communication access for individuals who are Jewish deaf and hard-of-hearing to services, rituals, educational, and other Jewish experiences.
Partnering with Jewish organizational leaders and decision makers to establish policies and programs for Jewish organizations to increase such understanding and access.
Increasing representation of individuals who are deaf and hard-of-hearing in Jewish communal leadership positions.
Raising and managing funding for resources and programs to enable such increased communication access. This may include CART, interpreting or other options.
Advising Jewish organizations on the logistics of creating programs and environments that enable full participation by individuals who are Jewish deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Supporting and assisting individuals who are Jewish deaf and hard-of-hearing to navigate their relationship with the wider Jewish community.
General advocating within the Jewish community for issues of concern to individuals who are Jewish deaf and hard-of-hearing along with their families and friends.
PO Box 318 Hartsdale, NY 10530
Voice or Text: 917-705-8941
Jewish Deaf Resource Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization | © 2013 JDRC. All rights reserved.