National Association of the Deaf

The NAD is the nation's premier civil rights organization of, by and for deaf and hard of hearing individuals in the United States of America.
  1. Ask Howard Anything / January 2018
    Howard explains the difference between the Board and the staff at the NAD. #AskHoward
  2. President Updates — January 2018
    President Melissa shares a brief re-cap from the NAD’s visit in Hawaii! Region I’s Report Region II’s Report Region III’s Report Region IV’s Report Also, enjoy looking through the photos of the visit.
  3. Join us at #YLC2018!
    Join us at #YLC2018 at Stayton, Oregon! Important dates this year: February 2nd — Leaders (campers) application deadline March 31st — Builders (staff) application deadline July 12 – 18 — Staff Training July 19 – August 16 — YLC Camp! August 17- 19 — Staff Wrap-Up Don’t wait, apply today! Leaders Builders  
  4. NAD Announces Super Bowl LII ASL Performer
    Alexandria Wailes is an accomplished actor, director, choreographer and American Sign Language (ASL) consultant. She recently performed as Stage Manager & Mrs. Gibbs in the Pasadena Playhouse/Deaf West Theatre production of Our Town. Her other Broadway credits include: Deaf West’s Spring Awakening and Big River (Tony Honoree for Ensemble). Additional theater, television and film highlights... Read more »
  5. President Update — December 2017
    President Melissa has a fun little twist for this month’s video update, enjoy! #NADlove