What is the Director’s Action Line?
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Posted on April 18, 2014 in Health Education, Topic of Interest, Videos | Short Link

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The Department of Human Services provides many different services in Allegheny County. These services include child protective services, services for seniors, mental health, food assistance and services for people who have intellectual disabilities. If you have a question or complaint about services or you need more help please contact us.

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What is The Link?
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Posted on February 16, 2014 in Health Education, Topic of Interest, Videos | Short Link

1239 The Link or the Allegheny Link to Aging and Disability Resources is a place to call for information and help if you need in-home services, employment, transportation and a variety of other services.

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Assistive Technology
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1208 - Assistive TechnologyDifferent types of assistive technology can make a huge difference in the lives of a person who is deaf, hard of hearing or deafblind. Some types of assistive technology allow a person to feel more safe in their home. Other products make communication with others more easy.

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Learn About Hearing Loss
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Hearing Loss Association of America presents information about how to identify hearing loss, possible causes of hearing loss, options for intervention and strategies to improve communication.

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ADARA Mental Health Breakout in Pittsburgh March 13-15, 2014
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Posted on November 10, 2013 in News/Events | Short Link

ADARA is pleased to announce that the 2014 Breakout Conference- “Bridging Gaps in Behavioral Health Service Delivery for People who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing” will be held March 13-15, 2014 at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel in Pittsburgh. The Breakout Conference has a mental health services focus. The conference will begin on […]

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Why see your primary care doctor
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Posted on February 11, 2013 in Topic of Interest, Videos, Wellness | Short Link

What is a primary care doctor? What are the benefits of having a relationship with one doctor?

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Interviewing Skills
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Posted on July 31, 2012 in Careers, Videos | Short Link

This video will focus on the skills you need to have a successful interview. In addition we will discuss why people do not get hired so you can avoid these common mistakes.   Credit with permission to use the video: Livingston County Michigan Works Career Alliance of Genesee County Deaf Employment & Business Solutions, LLC […]

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Services for Pennsylvanians who are DeafBlind
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1137 DeafBlind Services for Western Pennsylvanians and other national resources – Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh (BVRS) is a nonprofit agency that provides services for individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or who have other disabilities. Learn more about resources for Indiviudals who are DeafBlind in the attached video.

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Let’s talk about Equal Access
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Posted on March 22, 2012 in Advocacy, Housing, Relevant Laws, Topic of Interest, Videos | Short Link

Discrimination is illegal in Pennsylvania. Get the facts about equal opportunity from the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission.

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Signs and Symptoms of Depression
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Posted on February 5, 2012 in News/Events | Short Link

What is Depression: A brief review of symptoms commonly reported by persons who are Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of hearing: Depression is a common condition that many people who are Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing have. What is it? Dr. O’Hearn and Sharon Haynes from the Deaf Wellness Center in Rochester, New York discuss […]

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