You Are Invited – DCF Public Forum

PUBLIC COMMENTS will be heard as to how the Department of Children and Families (DCF) and its Contract Providers/ Sub-Providers can improve their method of effective communication when providing services to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
TIME: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Glasser-Schoenbaum Human Services Center
Building J – Loevner [...]

Private Eyes Now at Carmike

The Private Eyes Movie Club is taking a summer break but … whether “up north” or traveling or here in southwest Florida, you can try out the Sony Caption Glasses anytime and enjoy any show at any Regal theatre and most Carmike theatres including Royal Palm in Bradenton at Routes 70 and 301. Several other regional chains have [...]

Ways to Improve Your Hearing

Do you know that approximately 48 million Americans have some level of hearing loss? In Sarasota and Manatee counties, there 135,000 people with hearing loss. That is 1 in 5 people. 14% seek treatment. Less than O.1% get support.
Most people wait 5 – 7 years before getting help for hearing loss. Family and friends often [...]