ASL 1116 Community Resources for the Deaf
An overview of service accessibility for deaf, hard-of-hearing and deaf-blind consumers, including mental health, drug and alcohol treatment and prevention, health care, housing, transportation and employment. Also includes agency referral process, eligibility process for services and funding sources.
Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: American Sign Language
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
Prereqs: ASL 1101 AND ASL 1111
- Identify resources provided by social service agencies on a local, state, and national level.
- Understand referral process for various social service agencies.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and its impact on employment issues.
- Identify specific services and whether this service is provided by an organization of the Deaf or for the Deaf.
Credit Hours: 2
Classroom Hours: 2