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Fall ’21 Sessions with MT Family ASL

Montana Family ASL is a language learning program for families in Montana and surrounding states. If you have a deaf or hard-of-hearing child ages 0-8, you are eligible to receive this service free of charge! Fall sessions start Wednesday, October 13, and Saturday, October 16, 2021. There is no deadline to register and enrollment is open on a continuum and …

Summer ’21

“Every summer has a story…”  Our summer story tells what happens when we give together… we grow together!This summer MANY people gave their time, their money, their skills and their energy to invest in each other and in the next generation. It was wonderful to see the growth that happened. In May, C.A.N. participated in the Give Great Falls virtual giving …

Wild Horse Theatre Camp

Camp is just around the corner!! Staff orientation starts Saturday afternoon, July 24. Camper check-in is Sunday, July 25, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM MDT. We are so excited to see everyone, and we are looking forward to a wonderful week together! Updates, news, and pictures will be posted here and on Facebook. Stay tuned… If you are registered for …

ASL Success Chat – Mary and AJ

ASL Success Chat tonight at 7:00 PM MDT. Join Shawn Tulloch as she interviews MSDB Para-educators Mary and AJ! This session was pre-recorded. Click on the Video Below to watch. ASL Success Chat is taking a break for the summer… but don’t worry! You can check out the ASL Success Chat YouTube channel to see other great interviews and remember …

Coming Up…

This evening at 7:00 PM MDT join Shawn Tulloch for ASL Success Chat. Shawn is interviewing Scott Almdale, a retired Montana resident with much professional experience, including 12 years as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor for the deaf & HH. You can join by watching  Facebook Livestream attend in Zoom. After the live stream there will be time for Q&A in …

Sounds, Signs, & CIs

Dr. Sarah Sparks joined Montana Family ASL’s weekly parent meeting on May 19, 2021, to tell us about cochlear implants, audiology, and language (spoken and signed). Dr. Sparks is a deaf clinical audiologist based in Washington, DC. She operates an online audiologic counseling and auditory (re)habilitation practice called Audiology Outside the Box. A cochlear implant user and signer herself, Dr. …

Camp Registration Now Open!

Who is ready for S’MORES??!!…. We are!!! C.A.N. is THRILLED to announce the moment we all have been waiting for….. WHAT? …. S’MORE CAMP!!! (Get it?! Camp was so great last time that we all want some more camp!) Camp this year will be “Wild Horse Theatre Camp” directed by Hayden Orr, Stacy Lawrence, and Hollis Fudge. Camp dates are …

ASL Success Chat – Shane Feldman

Be inspired with ASL Success Chat as Shawn interviews Shane Feldman, nonprofit executive from Innivee Strategies! Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 7:00 PM MDT. Join live on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/connect.cultivate.empower/live_videos  And join Shawn and Shane in the Zoom meeting room to ask your questions after the interview here: Meeting ID: 879 7828 5544 Passcode: 014206 Shawn Tulloch, (the host for ASL …

Volunteer Today

👋 Today – May 8, 2021 – CAN is participating in NeighborWorks Great Falls CommUNITY Cleanup Project! Join us at the CAN Center from 1-4 PM MDT to help with cleaning and finish projects to prepare for the opening of CAN’s American Sign Language Community Center!!! (Opening in June!)👉All volunteers welcome… many jobs big and small… stay for 30 minutes …

Give Great Falls Finale

Thank you to our wonderful and amazing friends, families, and supporters! This week of fundraising has been a success! With support from 17 donors, we have raised $2,700!! And even more valuable, together we have raised awareness in our community with a positive ASL presence! Thank you!!! If you thought about participating, but haven’t yet, you still have time… but …