Learn about the different technology options for access. Area loops that make theaters, churches, and meetings very hearing friendly. Privacy loops to make pharmacies, bank tellers, and ticket booths more accessible. Personal captioning systems that provide direct access to a movie’s dialogue or project a speaker’s words on a big screen or your computer monitor.
Florida Telecommunications Relay – September Newsletter What Have You Been Hearing? The Challenges of Hearing Loss Whether young or old, hearing loss can bring significant life changes to anyone. It can come at us in a number of different ways, from traumatic injury to disease, or as part of the aging process. Hearing loss may… Read more »
Next Fun, Captioned Movie: Saturday, October 20th. Movie Starting Between 11:30 and 1PM: To be announced. Lunch and social time at BJ’s Restaurant in the Mall After the Movie.
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We had a great summer at the movies with a turnout of more than 10 folks at each show to earn a private showing of our chosen movie with open captions (OC). We will now do a movie every month year round as follows: We will choose a new movie on the third Thursday of each month when the weekly schedule comes out. The movie selected for the 3rd Saturday will start midday somewhere between 11:30am and 1:00pm.