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Don’t Mask your Smile – Masks for a cause

Don’t Mask your Smile – Masks for a cause

COVID-19 and the Deaf Community The COVID-19 pandemic has made the wearing of masks an everyday ritual before you leave the house. Wearing of masks can prevent the spread of the virus. What’s more, the wearing and sight of the mask is a symbol of upholding...

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HeritageCares@Home Digital contest

HeritageCares@Home Digital contest

HeritageCares@Home have launched a digital contest for participants to stand a chance to win a ride on the River Cruise for 4 pax per household (individual + 3 accompanying family members)! There are six activities you may choose from to participate in the...

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Singapore Votes 2020 – The Political Debate

Singapore Votes 2020 – The Political Debate

Singapore Votes 2020 – The Political Debate. Sign Language Interpretation and Notetaking provided by The Singapore Association for the Deaf. Four political parties – People’s Action Party (PAP), Progress Singapore Party (PSP), Workers’ Party (WP) and...

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Dumpling Festival 2020

Dumpling Festival 2020

25 June 2020 – The Dumpling Festival (also known as Dragon Boat Festival or 端午节 “Duan Wu Jie”) is traditionally celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar. Image Source The best-known legend of the celebration, is the...

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Enjoy an Exclusive offer from M1

Enjoy an Exclusive offer from M1

M1 has announced the launch of two new mobile service plans exclusively for clients of SADeaf. The Biz SIM and mySIM25 plans are priced respectively at S$21.00 and S$25.20 per month. The plans will come with free exclusive benefits such as all day free incoming call,...

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Signs for COVID-19 related words in Singapore Sign Language

Signs for COVID-19 related words in Singapore Sign Language

In view of the Covid-19 situation, it is important to ensure that Deaf people who are sign language users receive information in a timely and accurate manner. Because of the coronavirus crisis, many words and phrases which are new to the general public, including the...

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Missing the Smile Behind the  Masks

Missing the Smile Behind the Masks

https://www.zaobao.com.sg/NEWS/FUKAN/OTHERS/STORY20200621-1062778 Mask wearing and safe distancing is the new norm against COVID-19. Deaf Individuals who depend on lip-reading are presented with an additional challenge in their daily lives. Our current media and...

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Focus Group Participants Needed

Focus Group Participants Needed

Sign Up: https://tinyurl.com/NLB-Focus-Group In order to improve the accessibility and experience of library services for persons with disabilities (PwD), National Library Board (NLB) is developing a new library membership for PwD. The NLB value input from...

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