Event to educate late-deafened adults and health care professionals
WHAT: The Association of Late-Deafened Adults will be hosting the 27th annual international convention in Scottsdale, Ariz. The conference will feature workshops and seminars sharing information from national thought leaders. This year’s conference will also feature local Phoenix media and celebrities participating in “an afternoon with hearing loss,” where they will experience what a day in the life of a hearing impaired adult is like. This panel will be moderated by Michele Michaels from the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing.
Valley telecommunications provider Arizona Relay Service will have a booth as a participating sponsor.
Arizona Relay Service (AZRS) is a public service provided by the State of Arizona and administered by the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (ACDHH). AZRS makes correspondence by telephone easy, accessible and reliable by offering a wide range of communication options for Arizonans with hearing loss.
For more information regarding Arizona Relay Service’s upcoming appearance at the conference call (866) 259-1768 (TTY: (800) 347-1695) or visit www.azrelay.org.
WHO: Adults with hearing impairments, professionals in the health care industry
WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 16- Sunday, Sept. 20, 9 am.– 5 p.m.
WHERE: Hilton Scottsdale Resort
6333 N Scottsdale Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Arizona Relay Service at (866) 259-1768
(TTY: (800) 347-1695) or visit www.azrelay.org.