Category Archives: Community Outreach

Niks’ Diary


Day Two No matter how down I may be feeling when I get back to England looking at the pictures of these children will bring a smile on my face. I didn’t think I had it in me .. to go … Continue reading

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Niks’ Diary


Day One last night was my first night and I was absolutely scared , but to see the smile on those children’s face when they saw me arrive yesterday was priceless. I hope I can help them as much as … Continue reading

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Crossing Boundaries


I watched these lovely young people for a while today as they chatted and laughed away, and decided to snap a picture. This is quite rewarding to see such bonding between the hearing and the deaf, because that was one … Continue reading

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Thank you!!


The children and dorm parents, at the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf (CCCD), were excited about their new outfits and shoes.  Really for them , it was like going shopping and it was a lot of fun watching each child’s excitement. Therefore, … Continue reading

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JDEP Hand Me Down Programme


Donate Used and New Children’s Books and Clothes Jamaica Deaf Education Project Inc. Who We Are? The mission of Jamaica Deaf Education Project Inc. is to educate and give hope to families affected by hearing impairment. Our vision is to seek … Continue reading

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JDEP Summer Programme: Salt River…Spreading the Love


We went to Salt River to cool off from the summer heat. The boys had a great time! This was also a time for educating the community about deaf persons, they were very supportive.

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All Smiles…


…as we were recognized for volunteering at the CCCD, during the Class of 2012 graduation ceremony. We are blessed to have worked with some of the most wonderful teachers, students, work teams, and CCCD employees. An awesome experience!

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Giving back to the community


Thanksgiving 2011  It was a heart-felt, touching, and fun day for JDEP to give back to the community that supported us during these past months. We connected with so many people…adults and children, rich and poor…who came to give a helping hand to those … Continue reading

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Making Friends


 Here we are making friends with the students at the CCCD. It was indeed a blessing to have had the opportunity to bond with these amazing children!

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Karen’s Kitchen


Karen’s Kitchen St. Lucie Catholic Church Port St. Lucie, Florida   On June 16th books were given to Karen’s Kitchen at the St. Lucie Catholic Church. One of their amazing volunteers, Elizabeth, received the books on their behalf. Now, those … Continue reading

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