The Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department, Quota International Club of Traverse City, Grand Traverse Industries – LIS’N, and Disability Network will present the 3rd Series of "Fire Risks for People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing" on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 from 5:45-7:00pm at Station 11 (3000 Albany Dr., Traverse City, MI) of the Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department.
During the training, attendees will have the opportunity to:
Tom Hoxsie, a Certified ASL Interpreter and LIS'N Program Coordinator for Grand Traverse Industries & Disability Network, hopes the deaf and hard of hearing community will walk away from the workshop with a better sense of understanding and awareness of fire related risks. Hoxsie shares, "Being deaf presents unique challenges that are different than the hearing community, but knowing and identifying these differences allows an individual to be better prepared for those emergencies within the kitchen."
Admission to the presentation is FREE, but space is limited. (Captioning and ASL interpreting are available.) Click to RSVP.
For more information, please contact Tom Hoxie at 231.342.0098.
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