Other Resources for ASL Students

  • National Association of the Deaf, a comprehensive advocacy and educational association devoted to issues of the deaf.  www.nad.org
  • USA Deaf Sports Federation, fosters and regulates uniform rules of competition and provide social outlets for deaf members and their friends; serves as a parent organization of national sports organizations; conducts annual athletic competitions; and assists in the participation of US Teams in international competition. www.usadsf.org
  • Gallaudet University, leads the world in undergraduate liberal arts education, career development, and outstanding graduate programs for deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing students. The University also enjoys international renown for its research on the history, language, and culture of deaf people. www.gallaudet.edu/
  • Deaf Services in Washington State  HSDC serves as a convening force with other nonprofit agencies to strengthen coalitions and collaborations to better serve our community. The Artz Communication Center, home of the Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center, is a focal point for community advocacy and activities. www.hsdc.org/
  • ASL Interpreter Network is an interpreter referral agency serving the Puget Sound area. We provide interpreters for any situation requiring communication between hearing and Deaf persons. www.aslnetwork.com/
  • Sign On is a Sign Language Interpreting Resource is committed to providing quality interpreting services, making communication between deaf and hearing people easy and efficient.  With a single contact you access a wide range of expertise when, where, and how you need it.  Customers rely on SignOn for responsive, efficient communication solutions.  (Interpreter Service in Seattle)  www.signonasl.com/
  • Deaf Newsletter describing events and issues around the nation.  www.deafnation.com
  • Private Interpreting school in Seattle www.aslis.com