Ramadan Iftar 2016

I was blessed to join Muslim Deaf Association Sydney and other women with hearing loss, for a Ramadan Iftar Dinner. We also had a sign language interpreter attend! Yay for accessibility and inclusion! Today, UMA Sisterhood hosted their annual iftar and what a...
School Visit with Muslim Deaf Association Sydney (MDAS)

School Visit with Muslim Deaf Association Sydney (MDAS)

I was invited by Muslim Deaf Association Sydney to visit a school with a hearing support unit to give a talk to students, staff and parents about Islam, the holy month of Ramadan and what’s it’s like being a deaf Muslim in Sydney.      ...
Islamic Classes in Auslan

Islamic Classes in Auslan

I attended Islamic classes offered in Auslan sign language by the Muslim Deaf Association Sydney.  I made observations for my honours research as well as reflections on my own life and accessible for Deaf and hard of hearing people to access their religion...
The Muslim Deaf Association Sydney

The Muslim Deaf Association Sydney

Being hearing-impaired or deaf is a silent world and can be lonely. Only other deaf/ hearing impaired people truly understand what’s it like to feel limited by your hearing loss.Β  But growing up I was the only hearing-impaired girl in my year. There...
MuslimCare fundraiser

MuslimCare fundraiser

MuslimCare Australia, and the Muslim community, raised money for St George Hospital’s equipment wishlist.   I volunteered at the dinner andΒ I was asked to present the check to a representative from the hospital. I even did a small presentation about my...
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