Mill Neck Interpreter Service (MNIS) partnered with Long Island Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (LIRID) to launch a workshop called “Emergency Press Conference Interpreting: Just the Basics,” at Nassau Community College on June 22, 2019.
An ongoing advocate for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community, Nassau County legislator Joshua Lafazan stood side-by-side with Mill Neck Services (MNS) employees to announce a new proposed bill at a press conference in Mineola, in June.
Another successful year has passed at Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf. Deaf and Hard of Hearing students from preschool, middle school and high school have left the school year behind more prepared and excited to begin their new journey ahead.
This summer, beautiful artwork made by the Deaf Education Center students was displayed throughout the first floor of the Mill Neck Manor. The student art in the exhibit represented students aged 2-22, and featured themes like multimedia two-dimensional and three-dimensional work inspired by Keith Haring, Georgia O’Keefe, Rene Magritte, Steampunk Counterculture and more!
Deaf women in Chile, South America, are learning skills they can use to help their community “take flight” to far-reaching horizons in a project called, “Flight Lessons: Pioneers of the Deaf Community.” The Nellie Zabel Foundation (named after Nellie Zabel, who became the first Deaf woman to earn a pilot’s license in 1928) led their […]
The Center for Hearing Health (CHH) is breaking ground … and not just in the way of hearing health advancements. The notable audiology center—a nonprofit agency that provides the highest quality audiological services to children and adults in the New York area—will also literally break ground with a brand new, state-of-the-art cochlear implant suite in […]
The Church Interpreter Training Institute (CITI), held at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind., on June 13 to 16, instructs American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters, church members and professional church workers in church interpreting and Deaf ministry.