The Singapore Association for the Deaf is a member of the National Council of Social Service and is supported by Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and Ministry of Education (MOE). It is also affiliated to the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) and Children Charities' Association (CCA).
To assist the Deaf to achieve a better quality of life and to enable them to integrate and contribute to society.
With the recent announcement made by the Government with regards to the Special Education Needs (SEN) Fund,
I’m sure you will be excited to know how you can utilize it.
Look no further. The Singapore Association for the Deaf has rolled out 2 services which you can make use of the SEN Fund to support your learning.
Check out the poster (Poster A & Poster B) for a better understanding on how you can tap on the resources. Do not hesitate to contact our Interpretation Coordinator,
Nadzirah @ firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiry.
Do spread this wonderful news to your friends as well!
SADeaf will be organising the Singapore Sign Language Week 2014 at VivoCity Singapore, East Court Level 1, from 22nd to 28th September 2014, in conjunction with the International Week of the Deaf. This year's theme for International Week of the Deaf is "Strengthening Human Diversity". The Singapore Sign Language (SgSL) Week is a platform for the Deaf community to stand proud as Deaf and promote their culture and language, Singapore Sign Language.
Come join us in promoting the awareness of SgSL and Deaf culture, and celebrate the International Week of the Deaf together.
SADeaf is looking for volunteers like you who can help in SgSL Week 2014! If you are keen to volunteer with us, please register here.
Singapore Deaf Youth Section (SDYS) are delighted to organise the National Deaf Youth Camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing youths which will be held on 10 to 12 April 2014 at Camp Challenger. There are many interesting and exciting activities such as Houdin blah blah. Come and join us! Registration form is available for download Click to download Registration Form
Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities- click here
WFD's Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities - click here
Singapore signed the United Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) on 30 Nov 2012.
NCSS launched an UNCRPD publicity campaign titled "We are ABLE! Enhancing Possibilities, Celebrating Abilities" on 22 Mar 2013. This campaign aims to increase awareness of the UNCRPD and the abilities of persons with disabilities among Singaporeans.
You are strongly encouraged to pledge your action for Persons with Disabilities here.
Announcement of the 26th WFD RSA Representatives Meeting at Macau in 2014 - Click Here
----------------------------------------- Congratulations to Ms Lily Goh, a Deaf registered client with the Singapore Association for the Deaf for being a winner of Singapore Woman Award 2014 - Click Here
----------------------------------- Bowling talent Kimberly Quek will not let hearing disability stop her from excelling in sports and studies - Click Here
----------------------------------- Our deaf client, Isaac Liang, has been featured in The New Paper Sunday Edition on 2 March 2014. - Click here.