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Contributed by: Sheryl Cooper

DFST 318; Social Services in the Deaf Community

"Social Services in the Deaf Community" is an upper-level class in the Deaf Studies major at Towson University designed to introduce students preparing for careers in social services with a variety of types of social service agencies, including local, state, and Federal government agencies, private and not-for-profit agencies, and others.

Learning Course: DFST 318; Social Services in the Deaf Community
Project Timeframe: Fall only

Categories:
Health & Wellness

Audience/Participants:
Business, Families, General Community, TU Faculty/Staff, Schools & PreK-12 Students, Government, Non-Profit, Faith-based Organizations, TU Students, Alumni


Contact Information
Sheryl Cooper
Deaf Studies Program Coordinator

410-704-4153

scooper@towson.edu

Project Locations:


NameAddress 
The Arc of Howard County
11735 Homewood Rd
Ellicott City , MD 21042
Bea Gaddy Center
425 N Chester St.
Baltimore, MD 21231
Baltimore County Department of Health
6401 York Rd.
3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21212
Baltimore County Department of Social Services' Children's Services
6401 York Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21212
Boys and Girls Club of Metropolitan Baltimore
11 W Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201
Boys Hope Girls Hope of Baltimore
300 E. Lombard St.
Suite 1111
Baltimore, MD 21202
Catholic Charities of Maryland - Baltimore; St. Vincent's Center
2600 Pot Spring Rd.
Timonium , MD 21093
Catholic Charities of Maryland - Baltimore; Villa Maria Mental Health Programs
2300 Dulaney Valley Rd.
Timonium , MD 21093
Community Support Services for the Deaf
2603 N Rolling Rd.
Suite 301
Baltimore, MD 21244
Deaf AIDS Project Family Service Foundation, Inc.
5301 76th Avenue
Landover Hills, MD 20784
Deaf Shalom Zone
1040 S. Beechfield Ave
Christ United Methodist Church of the Deaf
Baltimore, MD 21229
Genesis Health Care
8720 Emge Rd
Loch Raven Center
Baltimore, MD 21234
Hearts & Ears Inc; Wellness Recovery Center for the GLBT Community
1133 Pennsylvania Ave.
Suite 204
Baltimore, MD 21201
House of Ruth
2201 Argonne Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Humanim
6355 Woodside Ct.
Columbia, MD 21046
MD Disability Law Center
1800 N Charles St.
#400
Baltimore, MD 21201
Moveable Feast
901 N Milton Ave
Baltimore, MD 21205
People Encouraging People, Inc.
4201 Primrose Ave.
Recovery Center Schapiro Building
Baltimore, MD 21215
TALMAR, Inc.
1994 Cromwell Bridge Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21234
Towson University Disability Support Services
8000 York Rd
7800 York Road
Towson, MD 21252
Baltimore County Fire Department
700 E Joppa Rd # 3
Baltimore, MD 21286
Service Coordination
8615 Ridgely's Choice Drive
Suite 205
Nottingham, MD 21236
Omni House, Inc.
1421 Madison Park Drive
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Athelas Institute
9104 Red Branch Road
Columbia, MD 21045
Workforce and Technology Center
2301 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218
Maryland Relay
301 West Preston Street
Suite 1008A
Baltimore, MD 21201
Baltimore County Department of Social Services
6401 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company
1609 Bellona Avenue
Lutherville, MD 21093
United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland
11350 McCormick Road
Suite 1100
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
Springfield Hospital Center
6655 Sykesville Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
Our Daily Bread
725 Fallsway
Baltimore, MD 21202

Project Partners/Supporters 
Towson University Disability Support Services www.towson.edu/dss
TALMAR, Inc. www.talmar.org
People Encouraging People, Inc. www.peponline.org
Moveable Feast mfeast.org
MD Disability Law Center www.mdlclaw.org
Humanim www.humanim.com
House of Ruth www.hruth.org/
Heart & Ears Inc. www.heartsandears.org
Genesis Health Care www.genesishcc.com
Deaf Shalom Zone www.deafshalomzone.org
Deaf AIDS Project Family Service Foundation, Inc. www.deafnonprofit.net/dap
Community Support Services for the Deaf cnd-f2004.tripod.com
Catholic Charities of Maryland www.catholiccharities-md.org
Boys Hope Girls Hope of Baltimore www.bhghbaltimore.org
Baltimore County Department of Social Services www.baltimorecountymd.gov
Bea Gaddy Center www.bea-gaddy-family-center.org
The Arc of Howard County www.archoward.org
Baltimore County Fire Department www.baltimorecountymd.gov
Baltimore County Department of Health www.baltimorecountymd.gov/Agencies/health
Boys and Girls Club of Metropolitan Baltimore www.bgcmetrobaltimore.org
Service Coordination www.servicecoordinationinc.org
Omni House, Inc. www.omnihouse.org
Athelas Institute www.athelasinst.org
Workforce and Technology Center www.dors.state.md.us/dors/foremployers/wtc.htm
Maryland Relay www.mdrelay.org
Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company www.lvfc.com
United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland www.ucp.org/ucp_local.cfm/81
Springfield Hospital Center www.dhmh.state.md.us/springfield
Our Daily Bread www.catholiccharities-md.org/our-daily-bread

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Last Updated: Wednesday March 31, 2010