Deaf Connections

Serving deaf and hard of hearing individuals in the Greater York area. SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections links the Deaf and Hard of Hearing communities with the hearing community through interpreting, education and technology.

Learn About ASL Classes

Enroll now for beginner level American Sign Language (ASL) classes offered by SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections!

ASL Class Dates, Times & Location

SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections currently is enrolling participants for beginner American Sign Language (ASL) classes. Classes will meet for 12 consecutive weeks at SpiriTrust Lutheran®, The Village at Kelly Drive, 750 Kelly Drive in York:

  • Tuesday, January 17 through Tuesday, April 4 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

ASL Class Payment Information

The course costs $150 per person, which includes the required text book and materials. The payment and registration deadline is Friday, January 13.

To register, please complete the form below and mail your check or money order to SpiriTrust Lutheran Deaf Connections, 750 Kelly Drive, York, PA 17404. Please make your payment payable to SpiriTrust Lutheran Deaf Connections. If you would like to pay using a credit card, please contact us by phone.

Additional questions should be directed to SpiriTrust Lutheran Deaf Connections at 717.852.4357.

ASL Class Curriculum Information

Through 12 weeks of ASL instruction students learn:

  • Facts about hearing impairment, deafness and Deaf culture
  • Fingerspelling and principles of reading and expressing fingerspelled words
  • Grammatical structure of American Sign Language
  • More than 300 signs

Required text book, which is included in the cost of class:

  • A Basic Course in ASL
    by Tom Humphries, Carol Padden, Terrence J. O’Rourke and Frank A. Paul
    ISBN Number: 10:0932666426

SpiriTrust Lutheran Deaf Connections reserves the right to cancel a course prior to the first class. Every effort will be made to prevent any class cancellations.  Course fees are non-refundable except in the event of a complete course cancellation. 

Register for ASL Classes Today!

SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections offers community American Sign Language (ASL) group classes in York County, plus business-sponsored classes as requested.

Please complete the form below to register for upcoming beginner American Sign Language classes through SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections. If you wish to register by phone, please call 717.852.4357 or (toll-free) 888.629.4096.

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Schedule Hearing Screenings

SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections offers hearing screenings at special events, schools, child-care centers and other locations by request.

Please complete the form below to request a group hearing screening at a special event, schools, child-care center or other location in York County. If you wish to schedule a screening by phone, please call 717.852.4357 or (toll-free) 888.629.4096.

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Use our Interpreting Services

SpiriTrust Lutheran® Deaf Connections offers tax deductible, 24/7 American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting services at hospitals, schools and medical, dental and other professional offices by appointment throughout Adams and York counties.

Please complete the form below to request an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting appointment at a hospital, school or other professional office throughout Adams and York counties. If you wish to schedule an appointment by phone, please call 717.852.4357, (VP) 717.885.2125 or (toll-free) 888.629.4096.

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