This section is meant to provide information of interest to the hearing community about Deafness and the Deaf population. This section will introduce you to the prevalence of Deafness, issues of importance to the Deaf community, how to refer to the Deaf or hard of hearing and the difference between the two. The page on Accommodation describes the history of the failure to meet the communication needs of Deaf individuals and outlines acceptable practices and human rights requirements.
- Deaf Population
- Important Topics
- Accomodation and Accessibility
- Resources & Links