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The information contained within is provided by ADARA: Professionals Networking for Excellence in Service Delivery with Individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. ADARA is a long-standing nonprofit association made up of professionals and interested persons promoting and participating in quality human service delivery, and a partnership of national organizations, local affiliates, and individual members working together in support of deafness, social services, rehabilitation, and professional concerns related to the field.

This website contains information that has been determined by ADARA to be correct at the time of inclusion. However, such information is subject to change without notice due to new information, research, and developments. Please read the following disclaimer as to the information and services found on this website.

The material provided on the ADARA website is designed for informational purposes only. Resources developed by ADARA members reflect current practices in service delivery, based on the experiences and training of the developers. ADARA may provide links on the website to other websites that are not under the control of ADARA. These links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by ADARA of the organization, individual, or entity operating the website.

The information on the ADARA website is provided with the understanding that it is not engaged in rendering legal, medical, or other advice or recommendation. You should not rely on any information on the website to replace consultations with professionals to meet your individual needs. Reference to any interventions, or to any program, service, or treatment is not an official endorsement by ADARA. Students, parents, and professionals are encouraged to fully investigate professional or service options and providers that may be most appropriate for a specific individual.

ADARA is not responsible for the sites linked to from this site. ADARA has no control over linked sites. It is possible that sites have changed and links in this site lead to sites unrelated to the sites ADARA intended to provide links to. Also you may be redirected to other sites unknown to ADARA. For any number of reasons, the content may be completely different than that originally intended by ADARA in creating the link.

The ADARA website is not affiliated with any of the sites for which links are provided. The content, products and services found in those other sites are provided by other parties and not by ADARA. ADARA does not endorse these linked sites or any external website and the views presented in these links do not necessarily represent the views of ADARA or its Board of Directors.

Sites for which links may be provided in the ADARA website are for informational purposes. The links do not authorize you to copy work in the linked sites or to infringe the rights of owners of works in those sites.

ADARA has no reason to believe that the sites for which links are provided contain materials that infringe the rights of other parties, including, for example, copyright. However, ADARA makes no representation or warranties that those sites are free of content that infringes the rights of others. You must make your own determination about such matters.

Once you leave ADARA website and link to an external site, the ADARA Internet policies no longer apply and you will be subject to the new site's policies.

ADARA does not generally link to:

  • Commercial or retail sites; however, exceptions may be made to the policy, at the sole discretion of ADARA, for companies or organizations associated with ADARA for programs, services or events.
  • Individual personal home pages, opinion sites, or editorial sites.
  • Sites with content written by many different people (e.g., chat rooms, interactive bulletin boards, etc...), which are not appropriately monitored or edited by the host or where participation criteria have not been posted on the site.
  • Sites that are inappropriate or inconsistent with ADARA's criteria or which link (i.e., linked from the index of a requesting site's home page) to inappropriate sites (e.g., illegal activities including but not limited to gambling, graffiti, sites with obscene content such as X-rated descriptions or graphics) or sites which offend common standards of decency and propriety).

ADARA reserves the right to eliminate any link, with or without cause.


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