The JJs List Blog

Memories from 2015

12/31/15 - Uncategorized - 3 Comments

We went around and asked our staff, participants, and volunteers what their favorite memories from this year were so here are a few!

Matthew:  If i had to choose one memory of 2015 it will be work with new job coach and meeting new staff who…

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A Thank You From Nura

12/29/15 - Uncategorized - 3 Comments

I wanted to take a moment to thank Search and JJ’s List for the opportunity to be a part of the team.  I am starting my student teaching in January, the last step to become a certified music teacher for the public schools.  I am…

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American Sign Language and Audio Description At Shedd Aquarium Performances

This holiday season, there will be an audio describer and an American Sign Language interpreter available during four of our A Holiday One World aquatic shows.

Show times:
The audio description and ASL interpretation will be available on the following dates during both the 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. shows:

• Wednesday, December…

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Introducing Laurie, Our New No Boundaries Trainer!

Search, Inc. is pleased to introduce you to our new No Boundaries  – Train for Work, Train for Life Trainer, Laurie Finnegan!  We had an opportunity to ask Laurie a few questions so we could all get to know her better.

1.  Start off with the line,…

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How Do Deaf People Communicate In The Workplace?

Lydia Callis wrote a really nice piece about why you should hire deaf or hard of hearing individuals, which got us thinking.  The Americans with Disabilities Act has provided a safe place for many deaf and hard of hearing people to request accommodations that give…

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