Tag Archives: Deaf Culture


I tried to be “Deaf for a Day”…it is HARD, especially since I am still learning sign language. So, imagine if I as an adult got frustrated, what say a deaf child, who still needs help to attend school just … 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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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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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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Deaf Equipment Images

Deaf Awareness Week See how the deaf speak See how the deaf live See how the deaf learn See how the deaf work See how we communicate Deaf Culture   See how the ear works… http://jmcke47ci.weebly.com/how-does-the-ear-work.html   Reference: SOURCES:WEBPAGE: “Fact … Continue reading

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