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Springfield IATP Open House – March 31….

IATP is so excited for this Open House 2020.  Not only will we be offering tours of our demonstration Center and people can make and take several low tech devices at no charge, but we will be displaying a few different types of older devices to show how much technology has changed in the past 30 years.

30 YEARS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

IATP OPEN HOUSE

MARCH 31, 2020 – 2:00 PM TO 6:00 PM

ILLINOIS ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
1020 SOUTH SPRING STREET
SPRINGFIELD, IL

***TOUR OUR OFFICE AND SEE HOW TECHNOLOGY HAS CHANGED THROUGHOUT THE YEARS***

***FREE MAKE AND TAKE LOW TECH DEVICES***

***LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED***

CONTACT IATP AT 217-522-7985 BY MARCH 1 IF SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS ARE NEEDED

CLICK HERE FOR FLYER:  30 YEARS OF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY FLYER 2020

IL Hands & Voices is looking for new members to sit on our Board of Directors…

Are you looking to get more involved?

Do you have 10 hours a month to devote to a board of directors?

take a peak at our board member job description:

ILHV Board Job Description 20

Seeking Parents, Professionals and Deaf Adults to sit on the board of Directors of IL Hands & Voices.

Terms begin April 2020 and are a 2 year term.

If you are interested you can the following 2 documents:

ILHV Board Application 20

ILHV Board Application Addendum 20

Complete and forward to ilhandsandvoices@gmail.com
or mail to:  IL Hands & Voices – PO Box 9366 – Naperville, IL 60567

Questions:

Chicago Park District Teen Skating Events – Jan 24…..

Chicago Park District Presents High School Ice Skating!

  • Deaf Teen Leadership Club is hosting an High School outdoor Ice Skating event on Friday, January 24th at McKinley Park from after school till 845pm. Free Admission and skates. Welcome to bring own skates. Pizza, Hot Cocoa and pop provided to all High School teens.

 

Sign up with Sarah today!

Sarah B. Faber , Program and Event Coordinator – Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing

sarah.faber@chicagoparkdistrict.com

 

 

 

Attention Dad’s (or Mom’s to complete for Dad) . . . .

We are trying to find out what Dad’s want from us.  Please take a few moments to help us develop some entertaining activities or educational events just for you, DAD!!

We know Dad’s can be busy so Mom, please complete for Dad!

less than 5 minutes could equal more events tailored toward Dad’s.

CLICK HERE TO TAKE SURVEY

 

Questions?  Contact us at ilhandsandvoices@gmail.com

Mom’s Night Inn 2020, April 25-26: Registration now OPEN . . . .

Good news Moms!!!

Mom’s Night Inn Registration is now OPEN!!

CLICK HERE to be taken to our Mom’s Night Inn Page

This is a once a year opportunity to let your hair down, connect with other moms and just relax!

This year will be a NEW EXPERIENCE so you don’t want to miss it!

CLICK HERE to be taken to our Mom’s Night Inn Page

Questions:  Contact us at ilhandsandvoices@gmail.com 

Research Opportunity: for babies age birth – 42 months who wear hearing aids . . . .

Would you like access to resources to help with hearing aid management?

If so, you may be eligible for a study conducted by researchers at Utah State University.

The study includes:

    • Completing a six-week eHealth program and online questionnaires

Participants can receive up to $50 in Amazon eGift cards

To be eligible*:

    • Your child needs to be between birth and 42 months of age;

    • Your child needs to have a hearing aid, and

    • You need access to the Internet

*Other criteria apply

To get more information about participating in the study contact Dr. Karen Munoz:

Karen.munoz@usu.edu         (435) 797-2318             IRB #10389

For printable flyer CLICK HERE

Winter Programs for the Chicago Park District . . . . .

CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Winter Programs – (please see flyers for additional information and fees)

If you have any questions about the special events or programs, please contact Tim at timothy.owens@chicagoparkdistrict.com or Sarah at sarah.faber@chicagoparkdistrict.com