Deaf, Hard of Hearing Houston Round Table Discussion this Saturday

CGLogo_Confetti_ROUNDEDThe Capsule Group Inc., or Capsule, and Sign Shares, Inc., will hold a Round Table Discussion on Saturday to appoint leaders for a Houston Deaf and Hard of Hearing rally.

The meeting will be from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 2 at the Houston Center for Independent Living in Suite 150 at South 6201 Bonhomme Rd, Houston, TX 77036. Directions to the Round Table!

Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided. Email us letting us know your name and the names of friends you’ll bring to the upcoming Round Table so we can prepare for enough food.

We look forward to meeting past participants and new ones who are “In It to Win It!”

At Our Last HCIL Location Focus Group Meeting
On June 4, at the group’s last meeting at the center, two people gave video testimonies, which assists us in the process of developing a documentary film telling our stories.

We also discussed changes to health care law with Section 1557 revisions of the Affordable Care Act.

Under the revised law, you have a choice of what works best for you regarding communication language access. On July 18, the law goes into effect, which reinforces that right.

At our meetings, the Deaf and Hard of Hearing communities are telling us that a live interpreter matches their 3-D language needs.

Order Cards Now

Card says: "No VRI. I know my rights. My choice is a Live Interpreter. I'm Deaf and my language is 3D. Call my agency, Sign Shares, Inc. p 713.869.4373."
Order your My Choice cards from the Sign Shares website.

We have “My Choice” cards for available for pick up at the office or at the upcoming Round Table. The cards let your health care provider know you preference for a live interpreter. Email us to let us know how many to reserve for you.

Keep in touch
You may contact us at Sign Shares, Inc.: Video Phone: Deaf / Hard-of-Hearing:
VP1: 832-431-3854
VP2: 832-431-4889

or at Voice Phone:
(713) 974-4621.

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