Category Archives: Deaf Awareness

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. Advertisements

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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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Newletter June 2012


Hi Friends of JDEP, Today was the last day of school, which means the boys are home. I know they are missing their friends already! However, as you may know already, yesterday was the Class of 2012 graduation ceremony, and … Continue reading

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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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Lolly Driving…Yes!


A very happy young man since he started school, at the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf. Lolly is showing great improvement and is on his way to learn a trade. Keep up the great work, Lolly. Way to go … 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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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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