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Deaf Self-Advocacy Training Toolkit

Deaf and deafblind trainers can use this toolkit to teach other deaf and deafblind people how to advocate for their right to a sign language interpreter.
Cover of the training manual entitled "Deaf Self-Advocacy Training: Curriculum Tool Kit, Second Edition, Trainer Version" with the logo for NCIED (National Consortium of Interpreter Training Centers). Above the title is an abstract design in medium and dark blue, along with a photograph of two hands held in the shape of the sign for "advocacy"

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Deaf and deafblind trainers can use this toolkit to train other deaf and deafblind people to advocate for their right to a sign language interpreter. The content about U.S. legislation will require significant revision or substitution before use in other countries. However, some of the general content on self-advocacy may be easy to adapt. The videos are in American Sign Language with English captions.  The explanatory text for trainers is in written English.

The web page is mostly accessible for blind people using screen reading software. The toolkit in PDF format is partly accessible, but may have some accessibility issues.

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