News: Community News 2016


DAS Welcomes New Executive Director

Posted: October 7th, 2016

We are proud to announce, Pamela Kefi as our New Executive Director as of Monday, October 3, 2016. Please feel to read Business First article Kefi returns to leadership post at Buffalo Nonprofit. READ MORE

Anniveristy of Americans with Disabilities Act is cause for celebration in Buffalo

Posted: July 25th, 2016

This past Sunday, July 24, 2016, DAS not only participated in the Disability Pride and Celebration, but we were also one of the proud sponsors of the event.  Many organizations based here in Erie and Niagara Counties, were filled with helpful information regarding services, community education and so much more!  There was something for e... READ MORE

Deaf Access Services Awarded a $10,000 Grant

Posted: March 2nd, 2016

Originally Published in The Buffalo News The James H. Cummings Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to Deaf Access Services of Buffalo to help deaf and hearing impaired people. Deaf Access Services says the money will be used to provide about 30 people with assistive and adaptive equipment, such as flashing doorbell systems, baby monitors, c... READ MORE

Deaf Access Services receives First Niagara Foundation Grant

Posted: February 26th, 2016

Deaf Access Services received First Niagara Foundation grant to teach American Sign Language to deaf Children Originally Published in Niagara Frontier Publications Friday, February 26th, 2016 09:40pm Deaf Access Services has received a $2,500 "Quality of Life" grant from the First Niagara Foundation.  The funds will be used to offer sig... READ MORE