DWAN President Advocates for Recognition, Promotion of Sign Language to Gain Access Quality Reproductive Health Information for Deaf Women

The President of Deaf Women Association of Nigeria (DWAN), Mrs Helen Udoye Baylolu-Alase has opined that the recognition and promotion of sign language to gain access to quality sexual and reproductive health information for deaf women are not only relevant but imperative. According to her, this is to actualized the vision of the FCT Abuja …

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Association wants deaf women carried along in govt policies implementation

The Deaf Women Association of Nigeria (DWAN) has urged the Federal Government to carry its members along in the implementation of policies and also sign the Disability Rights Bill into law. The President of DWAN, Abuja chapter, Mrs. Helen Udoye, made the call in Abuja on Friday during the third edition of the Association’s Health …

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National Hospital pledges to assist the Deaf

The Chief Medical Director of National Hospital, Abuja, Dr Jaf Momoh, has promised to assist those with hearing impairment who visit the hospital. Momoh stated this when the Deaf Women Aloud Initiative led by its Executive Director, Mrs Hellen Beyioku-Alase, paid a courtesy visit to the hospital on Monday. Beyioku-Alase said the visit was to …

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