September 15, 2021
Source: Georgia Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Deaf Awareness Week/International Week of Deaf People is a week celebrating Deafness which happens every year on the last full week of September. The whole week focuses on promoting positive aspects of Deafness, raising awareness of organizations that support the Deaf community, and overall social inclusion of Deaf people.
Here are some great resources to get involved and do your part in spreading Deaf awareness.
- National Association of the Deaf – International Week of the Deaf
- Deaf Awareness Month – 10 Things To Know About Being Deaf
- CSD – Deaf Awareness Month 2021
- Celebrating Deaf Awareness Month this September
September 23 is International Day of Sign Languages!
Learn all about it and how you can participate here by visiting the World Federation of the Deaf at wfdeaf.org/iwdeaf2021
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