Neighborhoods in the Network / Deaf Awareness Week (Rochester, NY)

09.24.08 | Martha Manikas-Foster

It's National Deaf Awareness Month, and Rochester, NY has the distinction of being home to the largest number of deaf people per capita of any similar metropolitan area. To learn how the city is celebrating deaf culture and its heritage this week, join Martha Manikas-Foster in this "Neighborhoods in the Network" report on Rochester's Deaf Awareness Week.

To find out more about Deaf Awareness Week (9-21-08 through 9-27-08), hosted by the Rochester Recreation Club for the Deaf, log onto Learn about activities planned for Friday's Deaf Awareness Day at the Strong National Museum of Play by logging onto


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