Tag Archives: Jamaica

JDEP Summer Programme: Emancipation Square…Embracing our Past


This time we went to Emancipation Square in Spanish Town…Jamaica’s old capital…for an educational tour. The boys were very interested in learning about where we as Jamaicans have come from. A very rewarding day! Just want to take the time … 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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Strike a Pose


Such a happy bunch! I spend time with these students in the classroom and man they are eager to learn and…teach. I learned a lot from them.

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Playtime:Basketball


Roshane kept making shots after shots after shots! While Richard is looking handsome in his glasses.

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Way to go Lolly!!!


Lolly received a medal, at the graduation today, for third place at the Health Day Sporting event.  We are so proud of him and wish him well in all endeavors.

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JDEP’s Meeting with the CCCD 2012


Hi Friends of JDEP, We met with the principal, Mrs. Griffith, at the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf, Knockpatrick campus, to discuss the progress of Richard, Dwight, and Roshane. We try to meet with Mrs. Griffith twice a year … Continue reading

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Rummage Sale Fundraising Event


It was a beautiful day for a very worthy cause…Supporting Deaf Children Living in Jamaica. Our Rummage Sale Fundraising kicks off this year’s lists of events. It was very exciting to see all the folks who came out to support … Continue reading

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‘Spare Change to Make a Change’: Holiday Season Participants


The Officers of Jamaica Deaf Education Project Inc., students, and their parents extend our most sincere gratitude to all our supporters, for your love and support during this holiday season. Thank You.  Big thanks to the local businesses in Fort … Continue reading

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Articles you may have missed…


Disability Week: Disability Week is being observed by Jamaica Council for Persons with Disabilities (JCPD), from November 27 to December 3rd in Trelawny. The theme for this year’s event is, ‘Together for a Better World for All… Including Persons with Disabilities in … Continue reading

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Deaf Designs


These are a few of the many craft items that graduates from the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf made. In Jamaica it is extremely difficult for deaf persons to get employment, therefore folks from the deaf community came together … Continue reading

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