The Language Development Centre
We run a Language Development Center to end language deprivation in Deaf children during the language development phase (0-5) years through : - affordable - accessible - child friendly Kenyan sign language, medical and psychosocial support for the child and the whole family
The Language Development Centre Offers
We build the Deaf Ecosystem through these offerings:
Homebased Comprehensive care and the Hangout Hub
We provide connection, trust and safe spaces. The Home Based Comprehensive Care (0-2 years) and the Hangout Hub (3-6 years) offer Case Management with timely and full disclosure of information on the different pathways of intervention of deafness (TRUST), family based
The Talent academy leads to events and advocacy. We grow talent through structured learning and we create Kenyan Sign Language content creators (seen and heard, children advocacy for inclusion, Language and child development milestones
Online Deaf School
We offer Deaf optimized Learning Management Systems by offering the Language Development Centre fully online curriculum-based content, with a national and global reach
Lugha Ishara Inclusion Clubs
We offer staff training for organizational development, interpretation services and Kenyan Sign Language content development
Home Based Comprehensive Care (0-2 years)
Our Home Based Comprehensive Care is intended to aid parents of Deaf children who want to know diagnosis of deafness, access full information on deafness and make a family decision by providing a space to engage with all relevant specialist while at the same time access therapy
Hang Out Hub (3-6 years)
Our Hang Out Hub assists parents of Deaf children who want to connect, relate and heal by providing a space to engage with other parents, and learn Kenyan Sign Language while at the same time accessing therapy
Talent Academy (3-12years)
Our LI Talent Academy is designed for parents of both Deaf and hearing children who want their children to develop Kenyan Sign Language, grow talents and explore inclusion by providing a structured learning space in a fun and child friendly environment At the Talent academy -Deaf children learn KSL through activity and grow talent -Hearing children acquire Kenyan sign language, explore the Deaf space and grow talent -Children are content creator in Kenyan Sign Language for sale -Children are grow Deaf inclusion advocacy skills through content creation
Lugha Ishara Online Deaf School (3-12years)
Our Lugha Ishara Online Deaf School is aimed at parents of Deaf children who want their children learn through digitally customized Deaf oriented educational and entertainment content through a menu-based offer of learning products that meet the language and psychosocial development needs for Deaf children and their families.
Inclusion club/Kenyan Sign Language classes
Our Inclusion clubs is intended for families, organisations, and corporates who want to build inclusion and engage with the Deaf community At the Inclusion club Organizations grow into Deaf centric /focused Families grow and practice Deaf Inclusion Propagate systemic change through stakeholders
Family Inclusion clubs
Our Inclusion clubs assists families who want to build inclusion and engage with the Deaf community by providing interactive Kenyan Sign Language classes and emersion experiences.
Corporate Inclusion club
Our Inclusion clubs give a hand to corporates who want to build Deaf inclusion and engage with the Deaf community by providing staff training on Kenyan sign language, interpretation services, organizational advisory services; including structures, processes, policy development and content development.
School-Based Inclusion club
Our Inclusion clubs lends a hand to hearing schools which want to build inclusion and engage with the Deaf community by providing interactive Kenyan Sign Language classes and emersion experiences.