March 2022 – February 2023
Twelve Sign Language training workshops were hosted in the Western Cape as part of youth development. DeafNET presented Basic South African Sign Language to youth, not in education, employment and/or training.
The 12 workshops took place in Murraysburg, Villiersdorp, Great Brak Rivier, Klapmuts, Crossroads, Velddrif, Fishoek, Nyanga Junction, Phillipi, Bredasdorp, Worcester and Stellenbosch.
Another 8 workshops were hosted in partnership with the Department of Social Development, Western Cape.
About 268 youth and other personnel received training in Basic South African Sign Language.
Some previous participants have already started working and some are doing further studies.