TDI shapes America’s public policy in telecommunications, media, and information technology to advance the interests of all people who are deaf, hard of hearing, late-deafened, deafblind, and deaf-plus (with other disabilities).

Telecommunications

Position Statement

Deaf and hard of hearing people must have full and unrestricted access to all wire, radio, optical and other electromagnetic telecommunication systems to be able to communicate with anyone. 

Media

Position Statement

Deaf and hard of hearing people must have full and unrestricted access to all public broadcasts, announcements, and other communications in order to be fully aware and navigate through their environment.

Information Technology

Position Statement

Deaf and hard of hearing people must have full and unrestricted access to all types of technology to be able to have a good quality of life.

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