Nominations Due by Monday, April 3

Paul Stuessy with Virginia 2016 Better Hearing and Speech Month award recipient Brenda Eggleston

Hamilton Relay, the contracted Telecommunications Relay and Captioned Telephone service provider of Virginia Relay, is seeking candidates for the 2017 Better Hearing and Speech Month Recognition Award. We are looking for individuals who are hard of hearing, late-deafened or have difficulty speaking and who demonstrate strong leadership, volunteerism and involvement within his/her community. The award will be presented during Better Hearing and Speech Month in May.

If there is someone you wish to nominate, please visit www.HamiltonRelay.com to complete a brief questionnaire telling us about your nominee’s accomplishments. You may submit the questionnaire online or download and complete the form. Please send your nominations to Frazelle Hampton, Virginia Relay Captioned Telephone outreach coordinator, at frazelle.hampton@hamiltonrelay.com, or Paul Stuessy, Virginia Relay TRS outreach coordinator, at paul.stuessy@hamiltonrelay.com, by Monday, April 3.

Celebrating community leaders during Better Hearing and Speech Month is something we look forward to each year. We are eager to learn more about the deserving community leaders in your community; nominate someone you know today!

The Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is looking to hire a Technology Assistance Program Specialist Coordinator. The position administers contracts providing Technology Assistance Program (TAP) services throughout Virginia, provides program support to the TAP service delivery system, serves as a TAP liaison to Virginia stakeholders and provide back up support to the front desk.

Please click here to view the full job posting and instructions for applying.