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125th Anniversary Dinner

Deaf Can:Do, The Royal South Australian Deaf Society cordially invites members of the Deaf community to join us at a dinner in celebration of our 125th anniversary. 7pm, Friday 15 July 2016 National Wine Centre, cnr Hackney Road & Botanic Road, Adelaide Deaf community tickets $65 per person (normally $150, limited number avalible)  Book your ticket here For further information please contact events@candogroup.com.au  
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Strategies for Improved Communication with Deaf People

In the case that you need to communicate a Deaf person without the support from an Interpreter: You can gain their attention by tapping on their shoulder or moving your hand within their visual field. Ensure the Deaf person is looking at you when you talk and that you talk normally and maintain eye contact. Ensure there is adequate lighting for the Deaf person to follow your lip movements. Provide visual cues during conversation, use gestures, mime, or point as required so the Deaf person can clue in. Avoid shouting as thi...
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125th Anniversary Dinner

Posted 17 days ago

Deaf Can:Do, The Royal South Australian Deaf Society cordially invites members of the Deaf commun...