Depwd Sign MoU with Sign able Communications

  • The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sign Able Communications to enhance communication and accessibility for visually and hearing impaired Divyangjan. 
  • The MoU aims to establish a centrally maintained, user-friendly Short Code Helpline Number. 
  • The National Level Helpline for Divyangjan, Short Code-14456, launched on Jan 8, 2024, at the International Purple Fest, Goa. 
  • Sign Able Communications will provide ISL interpreters through CSR funding, operating weekdays from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM.
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