ABL Communication Access Services (CAS) mission is to provide services to the Deaf, Deaf-Blind & Hard of Hearing community in Lafayette and the surrounding areas, with tools that empower their rights to equal communications access.
Support Service Provider (SSP)- A Support Service Provider, or SSP, is
trained with communication in American Sign Language (ASL) and sighted guide
skills who accompanies a deaf-blind person, providing visual and environment
information and communication facilitators in performance of accessibility
options which allow the consumers to make informed decisions. With the
provision of SSP services, the deaf-blind are able to fully participle in activities
of daily living while no longer socially isolated.Click here for more information about the SSP program.