Upcoming Events
April 2nd, 2017
St. Mary's School for the Deaf Bowl-a-Thon
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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April 4th, 2017
Free Tax Preparation for Our Deaf and Hard of Hearing Clients
Time: Multiple Dates & Times
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April 21st, 2017
DAS Goes Hollywood, Celebrating Silence in Film - Spring Gala 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
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Is there someone in your life that could benefit from the services offered by Deaf Access Services?

Not only do we provide services for people in the Deaf Community that were born deaf or became deaf as children, we also assist individuals that have become deaf over time.

Anyone with a measure of hearing loss* that comes to DAS can receive assistance with any of the following services:

  • Advocacy Awareness
  • Assistive Devices
  • Employment Support
  • Interpreting Services
  • Captioning Services
  • Learning Sign Language (also available for the General Public)

DAS serves individuals of all ages.

Come to our office, meet our staff, and see for yourself how we can serve you!

For department objectives and responsibilities, click on the respective link below.

Community Education

DAS offers Community Sign Language classes, Baby/Toddler Sign Language classes, and Basic Sign Language classes for Deaf Refugees and their families. Learn More »

Community Employment Services

In conjunction with NYS ACCESVR, DAS Employment Services assists qualified Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals obtain stable, long-term employment. Learn More »

Community Support Services

DAS has staff members who are trained to help Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals experiencing various difficulties in life by navigating (guiding) them through various social service programs, such as, ACCESVR Employment or Training programs, DSS, and Social Security. We are also knowledgeable about many types of assistive and adaptive equipment that could provide beneficial for your needs. Learn More »

Interpreting Services

DAS provides Qualified Sign Language Interpreters, C.A.R.T. Services and Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) in a variety of settings throughout the eight Western New York Counties. Learn More »