Thu, May 13|
Michigan Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing YOUTH NETWORK
For 13-18 year olds: Chat with adults who are Deaf, DeafBlind, or Hard of Hearing, and with each other. A collaboration between Michigan Deaf Association, DBCentral, and Michigan Hands & Voices.
Time & Location
May 13, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
About the Event
13-18 year olds will meet Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing Adults and get to know other students from around the state. Short panel and open discussion format. More online sessions are planned with the hope of moving to in-person in the future. Adult mentors will vary at each event. All levels of hearing loss/deafness, and all languages/communication modes are welcome. 7:30pm-8:30pm. This event is a collaboration between Michigan Deaf Association, DBCentral, and Michigan Hands & Voices.
This event will be facilitated by Jenna Giesey, President of Michigan Deaf Association. Jenna is certified in Middle School & High School Sports Coaching (renewed annually), and:
- Mandated Reporting Training
- Anxiety training
- Big Brothers & Big Sisters of America Mentor Program, 3 Years
- Several tutoring and teaching assistant roles, Grade 5 - college level courses
Questions? Text or call 248-845-8762
This is for one individual 13-18 year old.