To reduce the differences in illness, injury, disability or death experienced by a minority group compared with majority group.
These differences are called "Health Disparities."
The Deaf community, as a linguistically minority population, experience more health issues as compared to the hearing population.
To address health disparities between Deaf and hearing populations by having Deaf communities working together with healthcare researchers and providers
Our ultimate goal is to deliver health information in ASL to bring the Deaf Community up to the par in health literacy