As of July 2020 group of 10 leaders from well-recognized organizations working on youth topics has gathered together and reached out to Deaf NOW’s members to start conducting authentic sign language classes for them. The courses take place at Urban Point.
As part of the DeafNOW! initiative the aim is to build an efficient Pool of Deaf trainers in Bulgarian Sign Language. Thus, conducting training courses in Bulgarian Sign Language for hearing people is strongly recommended to be conducted by native signers. Mr. Alexander Ivanov, leader of the Deaf Studies & Research Team applies very authentic tools, through which the hearing people starts developing their visual and understanding skills in Bulgarian Sign Language. Passion, laughter and many games makes the courses to take place with great interest for all the participants. This class takes place every Wednesday from 6 p.m until 9 p.m.