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Interpreters’ and Sign Language Organizations in South Africa
Building 103 #203
Attaché SL Project
Ms. A. Humphries-Heyns (contact person)
PO Box 21109, Parow, 7499
Hands in Motion
Ingrid & Terence Parkin, Directors
Description: Provides South African Sign Language (SASL) support Materials.
National Institute for the Deaf
De la Bat Road 30, Worcester 6850
PO Box 941, Worcester 6849
Description: Works to empower deaf people to attain their full potential through basic education, training, welfare services, and spiritual care. Provides training CDs and sign language classes.
KZN Sign Language Academy
Mrs. M. Sutcliffe, Chairperson
2 Cowey Park, Pinetown, 3610
Description: Located in KwaZulu/Natal.
Provincial Association for South African Sign Language Interpreters (PASASLI -FS)
P.O Box 21122, Heidedal, 9306
Sign Language Education and Development (SLED) – Gauteng
Atiyah Asmal (contact for Gauteng office)
PO Box 206, Saxonwold, 2132
Description: SLED works to promote the rights of deaf children and the deaf community of South Africa to literacy, learning, and access to information through South African Sign Language (SASL). Designs, creates, and provides SASL training, television programs, videos, and other educational materials to deaf learners, educators, parents, and caregivers. Offices in Gauteng and Western Cape.
Sign Language Education and Development (SLED) – Western Cape
Cara Loening (contact for Western Cape Office)
Unit B405, 66 Albert Rd, Woodstock, 7925, Cape Town
South African Sign Language Association
Bastion of the Deaf, Hemlock Street
P O Box 226, Newlands, 7725
SASL Interpreter Ass. KZN
Mrs O Swift, President
Mrs R Maree (contact)
100 Richard Carte Rd, Mobeni,4035
PO Box 21593, Bluff, 4036
South African Sign Language Interpreting National Centre CC (SASLINC)
Thelma Kotze (contact)
8 First Street, Linden, 2195
Description: Renders consultation and coordination of South African Sign Language (SASL) interpreting services. Provides training and mentoring of SASL interpreters as well as training of other stakeholders about SASL interpreting.
South African Sign Language (SASL)
Mr. E. Kleinschmidt (contact)
PO Box 941 , Worcester, 6849
Description: Provides Sign Language training videos for hearing people.
Maryna Langenhoven (contact)
PO Box 2946, Cresta, 2118
Thibologa Sign Language Institution
Isaac Mohlamme (contact)
4234 Block B, Mabopane, 0190
Description: Provides lessons in South African Sign Language (SASL), an SASL dictionary, MMS templates, and basic SASL lessons through the mobile phone.
Tshwane Sign Language Centre and Interpreting Services
Mrs. M. Gouws (contact)
PO Box 5875, Pretoria, 0001
Description: Located in Gauteng.
The Wits Centre for Deaf Studies
Alessia Milanese (contact)
Private Bag 3, Wits, 2050
Description: In partnership with the Wits Language School, provides Sign Language classes in Gauteng.
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