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Tuesday, 07 September 2021 14:13

NCDHHS observes Deaf Awareness Month in September

RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper has proclaimed September as Deaf Awareness Month to celebrate and raise awareness about people who are Deaf and belong to a cultural and linguistic community, with shared language, social norms, rules of behavior and history. This year commemorates 70 years since the first congress of the World Federation of the Deaf, which was held in September of 1951.

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