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Events: Schedule


August 2014

  • Wednesday, August 6th, 10am - 12pm
    The RI Parent Information Network will provide a workshop, Bullying & Harassment of Students with Disabilities; What Parents and Educators Need to Know, RIPIN, 1210 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI. ASL Interpreter will be available at this workshop. To register online visit: http://ripin.org/workshop_schedule.html or by phone: 401-270-0101, ext. 154. For more information, visit RIPIN's website: www.ripin.org or contact Michele Percival at 401-270-0101, ext. 154, 800-464-3399 or percival@ripin.org.

    Bullying and Harassment Flyer - please click here


  • Thursday, August 7th, 1pm - 3pm
    The RI Office of Rehabilitation Services will provide a VR Orientation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing workshop at Office of Rehabilitation Services, 40 Fountain Street, 1st Floor, Providence, RI. Parking: Civic Center Parking Garage, 165 Washington St., Providence (Bring ticket with you! ORS receptionist will stamp it for you). For more information, contact Marie at 401-462-7866 or percival@ripin.org.

    VR Orientation Flyer - please click here


  • Tuesday, August 26th
    Friends of RI School for the Deaf will have a Golf Tournament at Agawam Hunt Club Golf Course, 15 Roger Williams Aven, Rumford, RI. Open to all golfers and registration deadline is August 15th. Proceeds benefit Rhode Island School for the Deaf Athletic Fund. For more information, contact Todd at 401-626-4365 or tmurano@rideaf.net.

    RISD Annual Golf Brochure
    - please click here




September 2014

  • Thursday, Sept. 4th, 1pm - 3pm
    The RI Office of Rehabilitation Services will provide a VR Orientation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing workshop at Office of Rehabilitation Services, 40 Fountain Street, 1st Floor, Providence, RI. Parking: Civic Center Parking Garage, 165 Washington St., Providence (Bring ticket with you! ORS receptionist will stamp it for you). For more information, contact Marie at 401-462-7866 or percival@ripin.org.

    VR Orientation Flyer - please click here


  • Wednesday, Sept. 10th, 6pm - 8pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the TechACCESS, 110 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite I, Warwick, RI. CART Service will be provided. For more information or questions, call 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here


  • Monday, Sept. 15th, 12pm - 2pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI. CART Service provided upon request one week prior to seminar, by calling 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here


  • Friday, Sept. 19th, (time - TBA) and Saturday, Sept. 20th, 6pm - 12 midnight
    The Alumni Association of the Rhode Island School for the Deaf will host a 50th Anniversary Reunion at West Valley Inn Banquet, 4 Blosson Street, West Warwick, RI 02893. Deadline to register is August 20th. To register, contact Co-Chairpersons: Sandra Campanale at scampanale5@gmail.com or Gloria Sobral at sapphiresky7468@aol.com. Advertisement opportunity for the Reunion Program Book is available.

    Coming Soon 50th Reunion Flyer - please click here
    50th anniversary registration form - please click here
    Advertisment form - please click here


  • Saturday, Sept. 20th, 10:30am
    Corliss will host its 7th Annual 5K Walk at the Corliss Institute Grounds, 290 Main Street, Warren, RI. Registration at 10:30am and walk will take place rain or shine. ASL Interpreters will be provided. For more information, to register, or to request sponsorship forms, please contact Kelly Medeiros at 401-289-2681 (or 245-2223 TTY) or email: kelly@corliss.org or visit www.corliss.org.

    5K Walk Flyer - please click here
    Walk Sponsor Sheet - please click here


October 2014

  • Thursday, Oct. 2nd, 1pm - 3pm
    The RI Office of Rehabilitation Services will provide a VR Orientation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing workshop at Office of Rehabilitation Services, 40 Fountain Street, 1st Floor, Providence, RI. Parking: Civic Center Parking Garage, 165 Washington St., Providence (Bring ticket with you! ORS receptionist will stamp it for you). For more information, contact Marie at 401-462-7866 or percival@ripin.org.

    VR Orientation Flyer - please click here


  • Wednesday, Oct. 8th, 6pm - 8pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the TechACCESS, 110 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite I, Warwick, RI. CART Service will be provided. For more information or questions, call 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here


  • Thursday, Oct. 16th, 8:30am - 2:30pm
    Rhode Island School for the Deaf will host a conference that will provide a variety of workshops that focus on working with deaf/hard of hearing children who are enrolled in Early Intervention. This conference will be an educational and networking opportunity for early intervention providers and families of deaf/hard of hearing children. Accommodations will include American Sign Language and Spanish interpreters as well as CART services. The conference, which is free, will be held at the RI School for the Deaf, 1 Corliss Park, Providence and lunch will be provided. To register for the conference, contact Michelle Florio at mflorio@rideaf.net.

    EI Conference Flyer - please click here


November 2014

  • Thursday, Nov. 6th, 1pm - 3pm
    The RI Office of Rehabilitation Services will provide a VR Orientation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing workshop at Office of Rehabilitation Services, 40 Fountain Street, 1st Floor, Providence, RI. Parking: Civic Center Parking Garage, 165 Washington St., Providence (Bring ticket with you! ORS receptionist will stamp it for you). For more information, contact Marie at 401-462-7866 or percival@ripin.org.

    VR Orientation Flyer - please click here


  • Wednesday, Nov. 12th, 6pm - 8pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the TechACCESS, 110 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite I, Warwick, RI. CART Service will be provided. For more information or questions, call 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here


  • Monday, Nov. 17th, 12pm - 2pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI. CART Service provided upon request one week prior to seminar, by calling 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here


December 2014

  • Thursday, Dec. 4th, 1pm - 3pm
    The RI Office of Rehabilitation Services will provide a VR Orientation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing workshop at Office of Rehabilitation Services, 40 Fountain Street, 1st Floor, Providence, RI. Parking: Civic Center Parking Garage, 165 Washington St., Providence (Bring ticket with you! ORS receptionist will stamp it for you). For more information, contact Marie at 401-462-7866 or percival@ripin.org.

    VR Orientation Flyer - please click here


  • Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 6pm - 8pm
    Simple Solutions for Persons with Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the TechACCESS, 110 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite I, Warwick, RI. CART Service will be provided. For more information or questions, call 462-7857.

    Free Seminars Flyer - please click here




Announcements:


(Posted 7/17/14)

Hamilton Relay 2014 Deaf Community Leader Award - please click here

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(Posted 5/28/14)

Hamilton Relay 2014 Better Hearing and Speech Month Recognition Award - please click here

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(Posted 4/17/14)

Press Release - Hearing Loss Awareness EXPO - please click here

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(Posted 4/17/14
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Perspectives Corporation

*** Job Opportunity ***
Behavior Specialist Position

Behavior Specialist (ASL Knowledge): Perspectives Corporation is seeking reliable and caring individuals to work in the homes of children with special health care needs (diagnoses varying from behavioral, development, physical and mental health needs). Behavior Specialists model strategies to parents, teachers, care givers to foster independence in the child’s home, school and community. As part of a team, receive supervision by a licensed clinician. Excellent opportunity for college students to gain experience working with children and families. Must have one year of college level education or currently be enrolled in a minimum of 6 college credits. Must have a favorable Criminal Background Check, driving record and DCYF clearance. Proficient users of ASL encouraged to apply. We offer competitive hourly rates, flexible schedules and comprehensive paid training.

Perspectives Corporation has earned top honors 5 years in a row of being vowed to one of RI’s Best Places to Work by RI Monthly Business News.

Visit our website to learn more, watch videos and to submit an on-line job application at www.perspectivescorporation.com

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(Posted 2/25/14)

Press Release - Mi Ok Bruining - please click here

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