By Marilyn L. Weber President & CEO Deaf Interpreter Services   It’s not always easy for law enforcement officers to interact with deaf people. A Florida veteran officer writes about one experience when he was a rookie. He had detained a deaf person who reached into his jacket. The officer at first thought he was […]

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Mark your calendars for the San Antonio Independent Living Services’ (SAILS) upcoming 26th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Taking place on Saturday, July 23rd this year’s event theme is ‘Activate and Celebrate Your Abilities’. The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  at The University of Texas San Antonio […]

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We are excited to announce that Larry Smith, our director of program management and business development, will be receiving the individual advocacy award from the San Antonio Independent Living Services (S.A.I.L.S.). The award will be presented this coming Saturday, July 25 at the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 25th Anniversary Celebration, an event hosted by […]

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DIS is very excited about the upcoming San Antonio Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) celebration on Saturday, July 25th. The event will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of ADA, the most important piece of legislation to help persons with disabilities. The ADA completely changed the future for persons who have disabilities when it was signed […]

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