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Please join us for our next conference call!  

The conference call is open to anyone interested in learning more about TN Hands and Voices. 

If you need CART or any other services, please contact 1 week in advance.

 4:30 pm CST  (5:30 pm EST)
  
Conference Call Line:  1-515-606-5187  access code: 993370

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  • Connect with other parents of children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Building confidence and self-esteem in children, presented by a parent
  • Guest sponsor-- TN Relay
  • BBQ dinner and childcare provided
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LUNCH:  After the event we will all have lunch at the yacht club, to eat and socialize.  Lunch is being provided by the Harbor Island Yacht Club.

ACTIVITY FORM:  Due to the popularity of this event, reservations will now be required!  The activity confirmation form (in the attached newsletter) must be submitted and returned by Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

SSPs are required for this event - for your safety.  If you cannot find one, call Cathy Steger (phone number above) by September 9th for arrangements.

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SCHEDULE: 
10:00am till 11:00am CDT – Social Hour
11:00am till 11:45am - Lunch
12:00pm till 2:00pm CDT – Meeting

Bring a vegetable dish or dessert for our potluck lunch.  Meat will be provided (probably Turkey).  Dishes that must be heated, should be microwavable.

MEETING PROGRAM
Speaker No.1:  Maggie Lawrence, Deputy Fire Marshall, NFD
Topic: Fire Safety in the Home

Speaker No. 2: Andrea Schroder, Legal Shied
Topic: Legal and Identity Theft Protection

Door Prizes: Awarded by drawing to lucky winners.

INTERPRETING SERVICES: Interpreters provided for the meeting.

SSPs:  Bring your own SSP; if unable to find one, call 615-988-2633, at least 20 days ahead.

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WHAT: 
Tennessee Organization of the Deaf-Blind (TODB) Statewide Meeting 

WHERE: 
Bridges – Multi-Purpose Room
935 Edgehill Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
*See map attached!

TIME: 
10:00am till 11:00am CST Social Hour
11:00am till 11:45pm CST Lunch
12:00pm till 2:00pm CST Meeting

LUNCH: 
Pot Luck – bring vegetable dishes, desserts.
Meat will be furnished.
Recommend that dishes that must be heated, be microwavable.

MEETING THEME: 
Being Thankful

INTERPRETING SERVICES: 
Interpreters provided for meeting.

SSPs: 
Bring your own SSP; if unable to find one, call Cathy Steger at 615-491-4917, at least a week ahead or email at: cathy.steger@comcast.net.

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TIME:

10:00 am till 11:00 am CDT - Social Hour

11:00 am till 11:45 am - Lunch

12:00 pm till 2:00 pm CDT - Meeting

Bring a vegetable dish or dessert for our potluck lunch. Meat will be provided (probably Turkey). Dishes that must be heated, should be microwavable.

MEETING / PROGRAM

Speaker: April Meredith, Empower Tennessee

Topic: The ADA and You

Door Prizes: Awarded by drawing to lucky winners.

INTERPRETING SERVICES; Interpreters provided for the meeting.

SSPs: Bring your own SSP; if unable to find one, call 615-988-2633, at least 15 days ahead.

Call for Directions:  615-248-8828

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TIME:

10:00 am till 11:00 am CDT - Social Hour

11:00 am till 11:45 am - Lunch

12:00 pm till 2:00 pm CDT - Meeting

Bring a vegetable dish or dessert for our potluck lunch. Meat will be provided (probably Turkey). Dishes that must be heated, should be microwavable.

MEETING / PROGRAM

Speaker: Glenn McReynolds, Benefits Analyst, TDC

Topic: Making work WORK. This presentation illustrates Social Security work incentives for those receiving disability benefits and how employment may (or may not) impact those beneftis.

Door Prizes: Awarded by drawing to lucky winners.

INTERPRETING SERVICES; Interpreters provided for the meeting.

SSPs: Bring your own SSP; if unable to find one, call 615-988-2633, at least 10 days ahead.

Call for Directions:  616-438-4080

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Time: 10:00 am till 11:00 am Social Hour, 11:00 am till 11:45 am Lunch, 12:00 pm till 2:00 pm Meeting

Bring a vegetable dish or dessert for our potluck lunch. Meat will be provided (probably turkey). Dishes that must be heated, should be microwavable.

Meeting Program: Speaker: Lisa Rimmell, Deaf-Blind Cooridnator, TN DHS

Topic: What is happening in the State for DeafBlind people and the services available?

INTERPRETING SERVICES: Interpreter provided for the meeting. SSPs: Bring your own SSP; if unable to find one, Call 615-988-2683, at least 10 days ahead.

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SCHEDULE:
   
 10:00 am - 11:00 am     Social Hour
     11:00 am - 11:45 am      Lunch
     12:00 pm - 2:00 pm      Meeting

LUNCH: Potluck - bring vegetable dishes and desserts (Meat will be furnished - probably ham)
     It is recommended that dishes that must be heated should be microwaveable

MEETING PROGRAM:
     Guest Speaker - Thom Roberts

Interpreting services will be provided for the meeting

SSPs:  Bring your own SSP!  (If you are unable to find one, call 615-491-4917, at least 1 week in advance.

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Come one! Come All!

DeafConnect will host a Town Hall.

The Board of Directors will talk about the new changes happening at DeafConnect.

FREE!