E-News (November 18, 2022)

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Save the Date! Power Up Conference 2022

Power Up 2022 AT Conference April 4-5, 2022 Adams Pointe Conference Center Blue Springs, MO   The Midwest’s Premier Assistive Technology Conference & Expo!   Educational * Experiential * Inspiring * Innovative   Watch our website for registration information and updates at: Power Up 2022 AT Conference Sponsored by: Missouri Assistive Technology 1501 NW Jefferson […]

Call For Deafblind Consultants, letter of interest deadline: December 23.

MCDHH is seeking DeafBlind Consultants to participate in strategic sessions to formulate ideas and solutions toward sustaining SSP Services. CHOOSE THE PREFERRED OPTION: Group E-mail Web-ex Meeting In Person If the decision is to meet in person then the meeting will be at the following location: Secretary of State Building 600 W. Main St. Jefferson […]

E-News: Special Announcement

MCDHH is Extending the Deadline for Accepting Applications: Missouri DeafBlind Programs MCDHH is now accepting applications for the Missouri SSP Program & DeafBlind Scholarship Programs for Independence and Education for the 2022 fiscal year through December 30, 2021. Learn more about the opportunity In the meantime, we are encouraging the DeafBlind community to contact us […]

Accepting Applications: DeafBlind Programs

MCDHH is now accepting applications for the Missouri SSP Program & DeafBlind Scholarship Programs for Independence and Education for the 2022 fiscal year through December 30, 2021. Learn more about the opportunity using either document format below: PDF Word

Accepting Nominations: Lifetime Achievement Award

MCDHH will be hosting its annual awards ceremony at the Missouri Interpreters Conference banquet on Saturday, October 2, 2021. We are currently accepting nominations of outstanding individuals to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award. Past award recipients have included Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals, interpreters, educators, and service providers. The guidelines for the award are […]

Call for MO-BEI Raters

The Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is seeking applicants to be on our MO-BEI Rating Team.  Applicants who are selected to become raters will be compensated for their services. Please submit your letter of interest or a signed video with your interest to become a rater and a current resume to: Jessica.Kallenbach@mcdhh.mo.gov. […]

Join the MCDHH Team: Now Hiring a Staff Interpreter

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a highly visible and respected state agency? Do you have what it takes to blend with a creative, talented, and innovative team? This may be the job for you! MCDHH is currently looking for applicants to fill the position of Staff Interpreter. Learn more and apply […]

Missouri Interpreters Conference: Call for Presentations

MCDHH is soliciting presentation proposals for the 2021 Missouri Interpreters Conference. In order to best serve the professional development needs of all conference participants, proposals are requested for program offerings at all levels. Suggested topics include but are not limited to: Diversity/Inclusion Religious Interpreting LGBTQ+ Slang Music Ethics DeafBlind Deaf Culture Educational Hard of Hearing […]

MCDHH Announces New Executive Director: Cathee Wolford

Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is pleased to announce the selection of its seventh Executive Director: Cathee Wolford. The first woman to lead the MCDHH staff will officially start in her new role on May 4, 2021. Ms. Wolford brings with her 28 years of experience working with people who are […]