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text: DCMP equal access in education, Dicapta collaborator

Dicapta is glad to be working with the Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP) in our effort to increase the accessibility options for people with sensory disabilities in the United States.  

 A man with a red rose in his hand points into the distance as a woman with a serious face and in a dressing gown stares at the rose

Dicapta invites members of the Spanish-speaking community with visual disabilities to enjoy the play "Filomena Marturano: a Caribbean marriage." 

a woman stands in the snow with her daughter

The  ReelAbilities Film Festival is a unique hub to promote awareness and appreciation for the many aspects of the lives of people with disabilities. 

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This is the 4th round of the Faculty Grants Program. So far, 43 faculty members have received grants through this Program. 

Emilia Jones, Troy Kotsur, Marlee Matlin and Daniel Durant in “CODA,” now streaming on Apple TV+

The fact that CODA won big at the Oscars is a huge victory in terms of representation for the members of the deaf community. 

A group picture of the members of Dicapta's EnhAccess Advisory Group

Last March 11, we celebrated Dicapta’s EnhAccess Advisory Group Kickoff Meeting. 

Doctor Juanita Rodríguez

We are glad to announce that the Parents of Children With Impediments Association (known by its Spanish acronym APNI) dedicated their Annual Conference to Dr. Juanita Rodríguez, a member of our Advisory Group. 

Presentation slide. Title: Integrated Public Alert and warning system (IPAWS). Over the slide, on the top right, image of Megan Dausch showing a braille display.

Accessibility should be considered in the planning of any event. Here, Megan Dausch, from Helen Keller Services, discusses different online meeting platforms from the perspective of preparing a webinar presentation.

Text Cine Con Sentido between the drawings of two eyes

Cine con Sentido is an initiative by Dicapta and Canal 22 Internacional created to highlight the benefits of making, offering, and enjoying accessible audiovisual content in Spanish, supporting in this way the inclusion of our Latino Community.