Deaf Services

Deaf Services at TradeWinds Bridges Communication Gap

Providing a Vital Link between People who are Deaf, hard-of-hearing and hearing in Northwest Indiana.

Becoming a department of TradeWinds Services in 2014, Deaf Services has been providing support, education, advocacy, and access to technology for individuals and families faced with issues related to hearing loss since 1978.

As the only nonprofit agency in Northwest Indiana providing a vital link between people who are Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing, TradeWinds Deaf Services facilitates communication with interpreting, case management, advocacy, and referral services, while providing education and sensitivity training for the hearing.

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ASL (American Sign Language) Classes

ASL is the predominant sign language of Deaf communities in the United States. For upcoming class schedules, see the information below, or contact TradeWinds Deaf Services at 219-945-0100 ext. 204 or 212, vp 219-576-7100, or e-mail

For class schedules contact TradeWinds Deaf Services at 219-945-0100 ext. 204 or e-mail

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