Asia Pacific Sign Language Development Association
APSDA (Asia Pacific Sign Language Development Association) is an International Deaf-led faith based organization started by groups of Deaf Christians across Asia Pacific countries. Their vision is to see every Deaf person in the world understanding that they are valued and loved by God and living a life of dignity full of joy and peace.
Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf
The Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf is a ministry that brings the gospel of Jesus Christ to the Deaf of Jamaica. The ministry provides the Deaf education in sign language, training in vocational areas, mentoring and encouragement of local leaders, and promoting outreach, community, worship, and continuing education.
Deaf Missions is a ministry designed to reach the Deaf community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Deaf Missions Training Center is a unique ministry program to equip Deaf Christian leaders. They also host the Deaf Christian Leader’s conference, Christian Interpreter’s Conference, and other training seminars.
Silent Blessings ministry encourages and supports churches establishing Deaf ministries as well as supporting leadership training for Deaf pastors and church planters. Silent Blessings also produces a children’s television program, Dr. Wonder’s Workshop. Dr. Wonder’s Workshop is performed by Deaf actors in ASL and a wonderful tool to instill Biblical values in children.
Sign Language resources
Life Print offers an online curriculum for learning American Sign Language. There are video lessons, practice sentences as well as Deaf culture and history lessons.
Visual Language and Visual Learning
A wealth of resources on sign language and Deaf culture. The site contains a parents’ package with information on how to foster and encourage Deaf children.