Help Make History
We need your help getting the word out about our needs assessment survey for Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard of Hearing communities in Michigan. It is critical that everyone has an opportunity to participate. Please use or modify the sample posts below for your social media networks and request a referral code to share with your network.
Request a Referral Code
After completing the survey, you can request a referral code on the Survey page to give to your friends. Every time someone enters your code, you are entered to win from a selection of prizes, such as T-shirts, ball caps, and other items.
#NotWithoutUsMich I am #Deaf—and I count! You can too at NotWithoutUsMich.org. It’s your turn! Be sure to use my referral code: [Insert your referral code] #MDCR #DODDBHH
#NotWithoutUsMich I am #DeafBlind—and I count! You can too at NotWithoutUsMich.org. It’s your turn! Be sure to use my referral code: [Insert your referral code] #MDCR #DODDBHH
#NotWithoutUsMich I am #HardofHearing—and I count! You can too at NotWithoutUsMich.org. It’s your turn! Be sure to use my referral code: [Insert your referral code] #MDCR #DODDBHH
My needs matter; that’s why I participated in the #NotWithoutUsMich survey. Check it out at NotWithoutUsMich.org and use my referral code: [Insert your referral code] #MDCR #DODDBHH
Sample Facebook Posts
If you are a member of the Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing communities, now is the time to help inform lawmakers and decision makers what you need to be able to communicate effectively and live your best life! Take the Not Without Us survey today. There’s a bonus too—when you’re done with the survey, you can request your own personal referral code. When your friends take the survey and enter your code, you become eligible for prizes!
If you have your own referral code, add this:
And don’t forget—when you take the survey, enter my code and I’ll get a chance at some sweet prizes too! Go to NotWithoutUsMich.org to take the survey! #NotWithoutUsMich #MDCR #DODDBHH
Get the “Not Without Me” profile picture frame by clicking on your Facebook profile picture and selecting “Add Frame.” Enter “Michigan Department of Civil Rights” in the search field and the “Not Without Me!” frame will come up. Click on “Use as Profile Picture” and then add the following post to your timeline:
My Facebook profile image changed. What’s that all about? Well, it’s this important survey for people who are Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing to establish exactly what obstacles and opportunities we face in Michigan. Go to NotWithoutUsMich.org and take the survey. Bonus points: Once you’re done with the survey, you’re eligible for cool prizes for encouraging others to take the survey. Here’s my referral code so you can help me win some swag too! 😊