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Latvian Association of the Deaf
Latvian Association of the Deaf
Phone: 67470595,
(Country code +371)
Latvian association of the Deaf (LAD)
Established: 1920
Full member of EUD since: 2004

Mission statement of the organisation
LAD is a social organization, and its members are volunteers. Full deaf as well as people with hearing problems, who know Latvian sign language and take part in achieving aims of LAD, participate in it's activities. LAD main aims are:
* to help people with hearing loss;
* to attain the society's understanding and responsiveness regarding people with hearing problems.
To achieve these aims, the main tasks of LAD are:
* to attain support of the government and self-governments regarding social rehabilitation of the members of LAD, to provide their integration in the society; 
* to satisfy the material, every-day's and cultural needs of members of LAD, to raise the level of the education, protection of health and rehabilitation
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