Our services

The following are the services we offer to our deaf or hard-of-hearing clients. Others like Interpretation, Notetaking and Sign Language courses are open to all.

Casework & Counselling

The Community Services (CS) department is where Deaf and hard-of-hearing clients and their families can turn to for assistance in various areas. Our team of social workers, case managers and social work assistants are on hand to provide a diverse range of services to clients such as personal development, family issues, coping skills, needs assessment and managing expectations.

Financial Aid & Employment Support

We facilitate the application of financial assistance schemes such as Seniors’ Mobility and Enabling Fund (SMF), Assistive Technology Fund (ATF) and Special Assistance Fund (SAF). We also provide job placement assistance such as job matching and career guidance.

Learning Support & Speech Therapy

Learning Support: Provide one-to-one intervention to students with hearing loss who are currently attending mainstream schools ranging from pre-school to tertiary level. Speech therapy: Provide one-to-one intervention to enhance students' listening, articulation and language comprehension skills.

Hearing Test & Equipment Aids

Staffed by a qualified audiologist, SADeaf’s Hearing Care Centre (HCC) provides a full spectrum of hearing care-related services. Besides hearing tests and consultations, clients and members can also get their ear moulds made at the HCC and purchase batteries and other accessories at nominal rates.

Interpretation & Notetaking

Our staff interpreters have extensive interpreting experience in a diverse range of settings – at schools, law courts, corporate workshops, government functions among other places and events. We also have a pool of note-takers who are deployed mostly to clients studying in institutes of higher learning such as ITEs, polytechnics and universities. Note-takers are carefully matched to clients based on their skill-sets and background.

Sign Language Courses

We offer a range of sign language courses and customised awareness workshops/programmes. We also cater to the needs of frontline professionals such as medical staff, police, emergency and social workers.

Upcoming Events and Activities

Mar
19
Tue
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Jurong Regional Library
Mar 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Jurong Regional Library | Singapore | Singapore

The Singapore Association for the Deaf is holding short storytelling and role play sessions with props for children in selected libraries in Singapore these March holidays!

Mar
20
Wed
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Ang Mo Kio Regional Library
Mar 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Ang Mo Kio Regional Library | Singapore | Singapore

The Singapore Association for the Deaf is holding short storytelling and role play sessions with props for children in selected libraries in Singapore these March holidays!

Mar
21
Thu
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Pasir Ris Regional Library
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Pasir Ris Regional Library | Singapore | Singapore

The Singapore Association for the Deaf is holding short storytelling and role play sessions with props for children in selected libraries in Singapore these March holidays!

Mar
22
Fri
3 Days 2 Nights at Bentong, Sky Mirror and Sekinchan
Mar 22 – Mar 24 all-day
3 Days 2 Nights at Bentong, Sky Mirror and Sekinchan

Come and join us for 3 Days 2 Nights at Bentong / Sky Mirror / Sekinchan! See the video through YouTube at https://youtu.be/6U137XtrqIA

From Naomi Ng, SGD committee member.

 

Good news!
The meeting time has been changed to 5.30 am on Friday 22 March 2019.

We need 8 more participants to join us ! Hurry up and sign up, based on first come first serve.

Bring along a copy of your passport with $278 to register. See Ailing @ SADeaf.

The deadline for the registration has been extended to 1 March 2019

See the second video at https://youtu.be/puxXwEslCy4

SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Sengkang Regional Library
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SgSL Story about The gingerbread man and cinderella @ Sengkang Regional Library | Singapore

The Singapore Association for the Deaf is holding short storytelling and role play sessions with props for children in selected libraries in Singapore these March holidays!

Apr
27
Sat
Comic Drawing Workshop by Igniters @ 2-level AVA room
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Comic Drawing Workshop by Igniters @ 2-level AVA room | Singapore | Singapore

For SMS registration: text Elizabeth at 9791 7566 with your full name, HHC no. and handphone no.
For enquires, email Ailing at ailing@sadeaf.org.sg

Please register by 20 April 2019 , first come first serve limited for 20 Deafs! Event is free-of-charge and light refreshments will be provided

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