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Open Letter to RID & CASLI

Posted: July 11, 2017

Aformentioned by NAD:

Dear Members, 
Many organizations, including the NAD, jointly write to inquire about the status of and plans for the National Interpreter Certification (NIC). The August 4, 2015 decision by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID) to place the NIC on a moratorium has had a significantly adverse impact on the deaf and hard of hearing community, sign language interpreters, aspiring sign language interpreters and entities that rely on the certification to protect the quality of sign language interpreting services within their organization, state, or areas of service. Here are the two links for ASL and English below: 


June 2017 Newsletter

Posted: June 20, 2017

Here is June 2017 Edition of AADB Newsletter! Read our newsletter at: http://www.aadbnewsletter.wordpress.com


Update!: New Facebook Business Page!

Posted: May 26, 2017

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2017 AADB Bi-Monthly Newsletters

Posted May 10, 2017

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Support the CRPD Treaty!

Posted: November 20, 2013

Are you aware of the Disability Rights Treaty? The Disability Rights Treaty is a treaty that protects the rights of people with disabilities worldwide and gets its inspiration from the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

For more information about the CRPD treaty...


Open Board Disccusion Group

Posted: November 20, 2013

On September 19, 2013, a motion was made to open the board discussion list on the closed board discussion group.

To learn more about the open board discussion group...


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