Adult Education & Outreach

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Training

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness workshops are designed to teach how to work with individuals who are Deaf or hard of hearing. The training includes an overview of:

  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Cultural Awareness

  • American Sign Language

  • Modes of Communication

  • Tips for Working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals

  • Working with a Sign Language Interpreter

  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing ADA Guide for Government Services

  • Steps in Obtaining Interpreting Services

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NEW! 

Click the picture above for more information and to register for individual, couple, or family classes! 

Summer 2022 ASL Group Classes Now Online--Registration Open

Community Presentations

2022 Summer

American Sign Language

Classes | Levels I & II

 

ONLINE

via Zoom

 

2022 Summer ASL Level I
6:30p to 7:30p / 8-Week Class

Mondays / via Zoom

July 11th - August 29th​

2022 Summer ASL Level II
5:00p to 6:00p / 8-Week Class Mondays / via Zoom

July 11th - August 29th​

IN-PERSON

BridgesTN

935 Edgehill Avenue

Nashville, TN  37203

2022 Summer ASL Level I
5:30p to 6:30p / 8-Week Class

Tuesdays /BridgesTN

July 12th - August 30th​

2022 Summer ASL Level II
6:45p to 7:45p / 8-Week Class

Tuesdays /BridgesTN

July 12th - August 30th​

IN-PERSON

BridgesWEST

2655 Union Avenue Ext.

Memphis, TN  38112

2022 Summer ASL Level I
5:30p to 6:30p / 8-Week Class

Tuesdays /BridgesWEST

July 12th - August 30th​

$90 per session

Click on Session to Register

Presentations are tailored to your school, church, civic club, professional organization, agency or business with speakers available to you on a range of topics related to deafness, hard of hearing and the Deaf culture. Bridges also provides specialized training to law enforcement and first responders.

Community Building

AEO provides social, relationship-building days and activities that build and bond our Deaf and hard of hearing communities. These include 2nd Friday Game Days, potlucks, holiday meals, field trips, theatre outings, and more. 

Workshops for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Topics range from Living Wills and Estate Planning to Safe Interactions with First Responders and Housing Rights, etc. 

Please contact Mike Helms at
mike@bridgesfordeafandhh.org
for more information!

Please note, there will be no refunds
once payment is processed.  
Credit toward a future class will be issued.