ASL Direct is a video calling system established by the City of New York to provide an all-inclusive, accessible means to City services. Those within the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community can now contact the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) and get the information and resources they need in American Sign Language (ASL). Assistance is available in the areas of employment, housing, accessible transportation, emergency management and city accessibility. Use the ASL Direct link (above) or type the following into your web browser (NYC.GOV/MOPD) and look for the ASL Direct section. Hours of Operation for ASL Direct: Monday - Friday, 10:00AM - 4:00PM, excluding holidays.
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