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Iowa Association of the Deaf's

55th Biennial Conference (July 25-27, 2013)

at

Stoney Creek Inn, Johnston, Iowa

 

Welcome to IOWA ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF, INC. site!


 

What is the IAD?


Iowa Association of the Deaf (IAD) began in 1881, one year after the National Association of the Deaf began. IAD has been incorporated since 1898. It is a state organization of, by, and for the deaf. Why did we start IAD back in 1881? We wanted to make sure the needs of Iowa deaf were met. We wanted to make sure we had a way to support and encourage each other. We wanted to work on issues affecting our education, our work, and our everyday lives. Iowa Association of the Deaf is an affiliate of the National Association of the Deaf (NAD).

If you want to become a member of the IAD, you can click here to get an IAD membership application form.

 Updated April 22, 2014

 

Charles Pope

 

We received a word that Charles Pope of East Moline, Illinois, succumbed to cancer yesterday (April 20, 2014).

Obituary about him is posted in the Obituaries (new) page.




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Join Us for the 14th Biennial

 

National Campvention of the Deaf

Hosted by Iowa Deaf Campers

June 15-22, 2014

Amana Colonies RV Park, Amana, Iowa

(Near Cedar Rapids or Iowa City)

 

For more information, click here



Announcement:

Jerry Siders, The Sign Language Editor, makes an announcement that he would like to collect news items, announcements, items of interests, etc., for next issue (May-Juneissue).   If you have a news item, an announcement, an item of interests to share with The Sign Language readers, you can send it to his through Don's email address: mailto:jsiders@aol.com  Deadline for May-June issue is April 12, 2014.