Breaking through the language barrier with award-winning professionalism and integrity

DIS’s mission is to break through the language barrier, and improve educational, occupational and social opportunities for people who are deaf, while serving as advocates and community leaders.

DIS and the executive team have received numerous industry awards, including the National Innovation Award from the Women Presidents Organization (WPO), Promoting Inclusion and Accessibility Award from the San Antonio Independent Living Services’ (SAILS) 24th Annual Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Celebration-San Antonio, Outstanding Philanthropic Small Corporation Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and an Award for Generous Contribution to the San Antonio Deaf Community from the Alamo Community Association of the Deaf (ACAD).

DIS provides the most professional interpreters and operates in an environment of high standards, professionalism and integrity.

Office Staff

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Community Involvement