Welcome to DeafDOC.org, where the difficult is easy…the impossible takes just a little longer! DeafDOC.org is your site for free, reliable health information for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (D/HH) community, health and educational providers, interpreters, and partnerships worldwide. Our health information is clear and easy to understand. Experts make sure our information is up to date. Our consulting, training, mentoring, and advocacy services are available to national and international medical, educational, government, research, professional and community organizations. Check us out for information about your health!
DeafDOC.org’s mission is to be a national and international model website, run by physicians, that provides barrier-free health information. We train health care and educational providers and interpreters and provide resources for all. We recognize the community of Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals as a cultural and linguistic minority that is currently medically underserved. To empower this community, we provide access to health information in an unbiased format. We support appropriate research, health education, community outreach, and partnerships between the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community, interpreters, medical and educational providers. We aim to improve health care provision, education, and access for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community world wide.