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Dec 19

Deaf Grab Drivers – We can do anything but hear

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhXsyXTZXLM&feature=youtu.be Mr Steven Chong and Mr Aloysius Lee shares their experience driving with Grab. A report from World Federation of...
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Nov 19

Yuogan’s Story

My name is Vasuthan Yuogan and I’m born deaf. I’m 21 years old this year. My mother passed away in...
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Nov 19

My first time attending the Purple Parade

Jason Cayanan (centre of the photo wearing a Merdeaf signboard and holding a bottle of the Purple Tea sponsored by...
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Sep 19

Press Release: The Singapore Association for the Deaf signs MOU with Grab to empower the Deaf and hard-of-hearing community

SADeaf appoints Grab as SADeaf’s Ambassador, a testament to Grab’s contribution to the community.Highlights of partnership includes Grab providing SADeaf...
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Dec 19

Deaf Grab Drivers – We can do anything but hear

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhXsyXTZXLM&feature=youtu.be Mr Steven Chong and Mr Aloysius Lee shares their experience driving with Grab. A report from World Federation of...
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Nov 19

The Merdeka Stories II

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0D7_NxA0_4&fbclid=IwAR1sihmkTE-dce4dO6L_sxsJM6shRj_Rh_J7MLhPQ7eOvWbjcFdKUa_gInQ One of the stories in ‘The Merdeka Stories II’ film series is inspired by Ms Barbara D'Cotta - who...
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Nov 19

Duo Sense: Hard & Piano

Dr Azariah Tan is featured in Lianhe Zaobao & The Straits Times for his upcoming performance "Duo Sense: Harp and...
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Nov 19

Sweeney Todd (Sign Language Interpretation)

https://www.facebook.com/singaporerepertorytheatre/videos/586354002116914/ Staged by Singapore Repertory Theatre, Sweeney Todd will be the first sign language interpreted performance at the Sands Theatre! There...
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Nov 19

Yuogan’s Story

My name is Vasuthan Yuogan and I’m born deaf. I’m 21 years old this year. My mother passed away in...
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3

Sep 19

Former Patron Mrs S R Nathan receives Honorary Posthumous IRO Award on behalf of her husband

The Singapore Association for the Deaf (SADeaf) congratulates our former Patron Mrs S R Nathan on receiving the Honorary Posthumous...
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Aug 19

First Deaf Recipient of the Public Service Medal (Posthumous)

The Singapore Association for the Deaf is proud to announce Mr Peng Tsu Ying (92), the late former trustee of...
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Aug 19

ADVISORY ON FRAUDULENT DONATION APPEAL FOR THE DEAF COMMUNITY

Members of the public are advised to ignore or report to the police should you be approached for donation to...
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Aug 19

‘Why take on the extra burden?’: Parents with disabilities tackle misconceptions about raising their own families

When Mdm Neo discovered that both of her children were deaf, like her and her husband, she took it in...
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Aug 19

22-year-old Vanessa Chea says her hearing loss doesn’t make her different

SINGAPORE: When Ms Vanessa Chea sat for an exam in Temasek Polytechnic where she studied till a year ago, a lecturer...
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4

Jul 19

Art started as a refuge to cope with deafness for award winner but led to stellar career

By LAUREN ONG Extracted from TODAY dated 8th July 2019 SINGAPORE — When Ms Chen Ziyue was in school, she sought...
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Jun 19

Coach’s use of sign language and technology helps deaf bowlers win

Extracted from the Today paper dated 13 June 2019 at https://www.tnp.sg/sports/others/coachs-use-sign-language-and-technology-helps-deaf-bowlers-win Coach Liew's use of video technology and sign language...
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Jun 19

Patients reluctant to use hearing aids, unaware of ink between hearing loss and dementia

Extracted from the Straits Times dated 18th June 2019 SINGAPORE - Mr Doraisamy Pillay brushed off his wife's concerns when...
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May 19

Harvard Law School’s first deaf-blind graduate says disability is an opportunity for innovation

Extracted from the Straits Times dated 12 May 2019 Wong Kim Hoh - Senior Writer Haben Girma, the first deaf-blind...
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Mar 19

Full 4-part Documentary by Channel NewsAsia

Here is extracted from the Channel NewsAsia. Four hard-of-hearing individuals – a boy going for ear surgery, a teenage athlete...
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Mar 19

A sign language performance of Gretel & Hansel is on 23 March 2019

Gretel and our friend from The Singapore Association for the Deaf has a message for you! We'll be joined by two sign...
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Mar 19

Interview with Teo Zhi Xiong – Seasoned and Committed Staff Interpreter

A passionate and experienced sign language interpreter, Teo Zhi Xiong shares his journey in SADeaf with Digital Senior.
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Mar 19

Making Singapore theatre accessible for different audiences

SINGAPORE - Thirty minutes before each show of the ongoing production Not In My Lifetime?, ticketholders are invited to a...
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Feb 19

New resources for students with hearing loss in Beatty Secondary School

Extracted from the Straits Times dated 22 February 2019. SINGAPORE - More help is at hand for Beatty Secondary School...
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Feb 19

Special needs teacher grateful for healthcare benefits

Ms Barbara D'Cotta, a special needs teachers from SADeaf is featured during the Budget Speech. Find out about her story...
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Feb 19

Channel 8 Stories: Stephy Hg

#我也做得到!小时候的一场高烧,让黄秀媚从此失去听觉。不过,她从不颓废,积极面对人生。8年前她还当起了化妆师。虽然一路挑战重重,但是她坚信“我也做得到!” Stephy Hg lost her sense of hearing after a high fever when she was young. However, it did not...
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Feb 19

Turn it down! Millennials’ music habit puts their hearing at risk

A generation of music-lovers are damaging their hearing with audio players that do not limit dangerously high noise levels, the...
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Jan 19

Change in service fees (Interpretation and Notetaking)

Due to rising operational costs, The Singapore Association of the Deaf (SADeaf) will formally introduce changes to the existing service...
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Jan 19

Doing well in O levels despite hearing loss, speech issues

Find out more at https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/education/doing-well-in-o-levels-despite-hearing-loss-speech-issues
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Dec 18

Lighting Up Hearts with Rebecca Lim

What will you be doing to create memories with your loved ones this festive season?
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Dec 18

Meet one of our Deaf talents – Ms See Hai Shu, who believes in paying it forward!

Being deaf has never gotten in the way of Haishu's passion to help others. It was Christmas 12 years ago...
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Nov 18

Congratulations to Adrian Low on receiving the long-service award from the Peninsula Excelsior in 2017, and being the FDAWU-SHA 2018 Employee of the Year Award

“Despite my disability, I’m glad that I am still able to pursue a fulfilling career in the housekeeping department and...
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Nov 18

It Changed My Life: Youth camp taught her to be proudly Deaf and aim high

She lost her hearing at the age of three after an illness, but that did not stop high-achieving Low Jarn...
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Nov 18

The Nanyang Chronicle – Vol. 25 Issue 4

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Members of the public picked up some words in sign language at the International Week of the Deaf cum Awards Ceremony. (Photo by Heng Yin Yin)

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Sep 18

Deaf dancer received Outstanding Deaf Achiever Award

Publication: Lianhe Zaobao Date: 18 September 2018 Reported by: Wang Tingting Translated by: Loke Jia Li How did a dancer...
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10

Sep 18

Kiddy ride company a safe haven for the deaf

The Straits Times - 10 September 2018 Successful Deaf Entrepreneur, Mr Robert Chew who is one of the biggest operators...
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Aug 18

Helping disabled and disadvantaged cooks find the opportunity to showcase their skills

Talent from our Deaf & Hard-of-hearing community ... Deaf baker, Ms Tay Lee Keng. Do drop by her stall at...
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5

Jun 18

Easy Access: Bringing theatre to the Deaf

Easy Access: Bringing Theatre to the Deaf - Wild Times (June issue) Companies like W!LD RICE and Pangdemonium have been...
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2

Jun 18

Cheap & Good: Hidden gem serving light and healthy pho in Orchard Road

3 June 2018 - The Sunday Times Featured Deaf F&B entrepreneur Anthony Teo & his Vietnamese wife Angela Thach. Rating:...
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May 18

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day Apple has a tremendous initiative of hosting the Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) in their Retail...
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9

May 18

Stephy Ng – Makeup and Hair

Our heartiest congratulations to one of the talents from our Deaf & Hard-of-hearing community - Miss Stephy Ng - Makeup and...
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7

May 18

Deaf Achievers Awards 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Deaf Achiever Awards! The objectives of the Awards are: To recognise the outstanding...
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Apr 18

SGSecure: A Movement for All Communities

The SGSecure movement empowers all of us to safeguard our community and this was more apparent at its first-ever outreach...
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Apr 18

SGSecure Talk by SADeaf: Police explained counter-terrorism messages through sign language

Publication: Shin Min Daily News Date: 8 April 2018 Reported by: Low Choon Chyuan Translated by: Jinhua Kuek For the...
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Mar 18

Notetakers help the Deaf “hear” the world

Notetakers help the Deaf “hear” the world Headline: Notetakers help the Deaf “hear” the world Publication: Lianhe Zaobao Date: 4...
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Feb 18

Deaf couple first met on Facebook

Born deaf, this couple was first friends on Facebook. Now, they’re friends for life. Their first date was at an...
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Feb 18

Mainstream school takes in P1 kids with hearing loss

They learn alongside peers at Mayflower Primary, with help from specialised teachers. Find out more at the link
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Jan 18

2nd Advisory Report from PTC

The 1st Advisory Report published in August 2016 had 17 recommendations for an improved transport experience for various commuter groups....
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Jan 18

Making plays resonate with deaf theatre fans

Please read more at http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/making-plays-resonate-with-deaf-theatre-fans
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