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HLAA: A Hearing Fair

The HLAA Kentucky Home Chapter is sponsoring a one time Hearing Fair in Bardstown on April 27th where you can meet various deaf and hard of hearing related professionals.

Read the flyer for more specific deatils...

Sean Forbes Coming to Louisville!!!

Did you miss Sean’s performance at DeaFestival or just want more? Here’s your chance!! We are THRILLED to announce that Sean will be in Louisville on April 29 for a full show!!! See the info below for more details….

Full bar will be available.

Clifton Center
2117 Payne Street
Louisville, KY 40206

Hurry and get your tickets now!

$12 regular tickets
$25 VIP Tickets (LIMITED)
$50 Backstage + VIP (LIMITED)

2015 Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!)

Snipped from the 2015 YES letter to administrators:

National Black Deaf Advocates, INC., is proud to present to Deaf Education programs nationwide, the 2015 Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!). Y.E.S! is a summer program designed to meet the leadership, non-academic educational, and social needs of Black Deaf and Hard of Hearing youth from 13 to 17 years of age. Since it’s founding in 1997 during the National Black Deaf Advocates, INC (NBDA) conference in Washington, D.C., Y.E.S! has successfully helped foster the leadership development of more than 200 Black Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youths across the country.

Download the following PDF files for more information:

2015 YES! Letter for Administrators

2015 YES! Letter for Parents

2015 YES! Brochure

2015 YES! Application Package

Questions, concerns or requests for more information should be directed to Corey Burton and Brandon Williams, Co-Directors of Youth Empowerment Summit (Y.E.S!) via email at

Mental Health First Aid Training presented in ASL

According to the linked flyer...

Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8-hour training to teach participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it helps trainees identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

Details here...