Awakenings Program for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Persons
Location Info
State, Province, or Territory: 
California (CA)
City: 
Downey
Contact Info
Contact Person: 
Hwa Change, Program Director
Address: 
12322 Clearglen Ave, Whittier, CA 90604
Phone Number (Voice): 
(562) 947-3835
Phone Number (TTY): 
(562) 947-4833
Phone Number (Fax): 
(562) 947-9895
Institution Info
Host Institution: 
Southern California Alcohol & Drug Programs, Inc.
Year Established: 
1968
Ownership: 
private, non profit
Approximate Number of Staff: 
10-25
Approximate Number of Interpreters: 
under 5
Misc Info: 
Other financial arrangements made through Kaiser HMO
Services info
Services Offered: 
Aftercare
Alcoholism
Assessment/Intake
Detox
Drug Abuse
Family Programs
Information/Referral
Inpatient
Outpatient Treatment
Parenting Education Classes
Prevention/Education
Interpreted Meetings: 
3 in house
Special Devices for the Deaf: 
4 Closed Captioning (All TV's), 10 TTYs
Client info
Ages of Clients Served: 
18-65
Number of Deaf Clients Served in the Past 6 Months: 
48
Number of Deaf Clients Served in the Past Year: 
107
Populations Served: 
Black
Blind/Visually Impaired
CP
Deaf/Hearing Loss
Developmentally Disabled
DWI
Gay
Hispanic
HIV Positive People
Mentally Ill Chemical Abusers
Native American
Physically Disabled
People with AIDS
Women
Other
Financial Arrangements: 
self-pay
sliding fee scale
SSI/SSD
private insurance
other