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SignIt ASL

Online curriculum for learning conversational American Sign Language (ASL). Free to families of 0-3 year-old children who are DHH.

Available through the National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM): http://www.infanthearing.org/index.html

 

Hear2Learn

Hearing, language, literacy support for families using a listening/spoken language approach.

Available through the National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM): http://www.infanthearing.org/index.html

 

 

National Resources

 

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (A.G.

Bell)

3417 Volta Place NW

Washington, D.C. 20007

(866) 337-5220 Voice Toll Free

(202) 337-5221 TTY

(202) 337-8314 Fax

www.nc.agbell.org

 

American Academy of Audiology (AAA)

(800) AAA-2336 Toll Free

www.audiology.org

 

American Society for Deaf Children

800 Florida Ave NE

Washington, DC

20002-3695

(800) 942-ASDC – Parent Hotline Toll Free

(410) 795-0965 Fax

www.deafchildren.org

 

American Society for Deaf Children

800 Florida Ave NE

Washington, DC

20002-3695

(800) 942-ASDC Parent Hotline Toll Free

(410) 795-0965 Fax

www.deafchildren.org

 

Boys Town National Research Hospital

www.babyhearing.org

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hearingloss/index.html

 

Cochlear Implant Awareness Foundation

www.ciafonline.org

 

Deafness Research Foundation

www.drf.org

 

Hands & Voices

www.handsandvoices.org

 

Family Support Connection at Lifetrack Resources

www.familysupportconnection.org

 

Family Village

www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/lib_deaf.htm

 

Gallaudet University –Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center

www.gallaudet.edu/clerc_center.html

 

Hearing Loss Association of America

www.shhh.org

 

John Tracy Clinic

www.jtc.org

 

National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

www.nad.org

 

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management

http://www.infanthearing.org/

 

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY)

www.nichcy.org

 

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

www.nidcd.nih.gov

 

Clerc’s Children

www.clercschildren.com

 

Oral Deaf Education

www.oraldeafed.org

 

Phonak

www.phonak.com

 

Raising Deaf Kids: A world of information about children with hearing loss

www.raisingdeafkids.org

 

Sign Language Dictionaries

www.aslpro.com

www.handspeak.com

www.lifeprint.com

 

Wrightslaw

http://www.wrightslaw.com

 

 

State of Wisconsin Resources

Statewide Information and Referral Services

 

WI Parent Guide Program

Laurie Nelson, Program Coordinator

608-224-2809

laurie.nelson@wesp-dhh.wi.gov

http://wesp-dhh.wi.gov/outreach/families/wipgp/

 

Wisconsin First Step – First Call for Help

c/o Gunderson Lutheran Medical

Center 1900 South Avenue

LaCrosse, WI 54601-9980

1-800-642-7837 (STEP)

www.mch-hotlines.org

 

Regional Centers for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

 

Northern Regional Center – Wausau

(715) 261-1900 or (866) 640-4106

www.co.marathon.wi.us/cyshcn.asp

 

Northeast Regional Center – Neenah

(877) 568-5205

www.northeastregionalcenter.org

 

Southern Regional Center – Madison

(608) 265-8610 or (800) 532-3321

www.waisman.wisc.edu/cshcn

 

Southeast Regional Center – Milwaukee

(414) 266-6333 or (800) 234-5437

www.specialneedsfamilycenter.org

 

Western Regional Center – Chippewa Falls

(715) 726-7900 or (800) 400-3678

www.co.chippewa.wi.us/ccdph/cyshcn

 

Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council (GLITC)

Lac du Flambeau (800) 472-7207

 

 

Statewide Government Agencies

 

Wisconsin Birth to 3 Program

Department of Health

Services 1 West Wilson

Street Madison, WI 53702

(608) 266-8276

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/bdds/birthto3

 

Wisconsin Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Department of Health

Services 1 West Wilson

Street Madison, WI 53702

(608) 261-7823

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/sensory/

 

Wisconsin Council on Deaf and Hard of Hearing

http://www.dhhcouncil.state.wi.us/

 

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

125 South Webster

Street P.O. Box 7841

Madison, WI 53707-7841

(800) 441-4563 toll-free

(608) 266-3390

www.dpi.state.wi.us

 

WESP-DHH Outreach

Kastner Hall, 309 W. Walworth Avenue

Delavan, WI 53115

http://wesp-dhh.wi.gov/outreach/

 

Wisconsin School for the Deaf

309 West Walworth

Avenue Delavan, WI 53115

877-973-3323 voice

877-973-3324 tty

www.wsd.k12.wi.us

 

Wisconsin Genetics

www.slh.wisc.edu/genetics

 

Wisconsin Sound Beginnings – State Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program

(EHDI) Elizabeth Seeliger, Director

1 West Wilson St.

Madison, WI 53701

(608) 267-9191 Voice

elizabeth.seeliger@dhs.wisconsin.gov

 

Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative (WSPEI)

(within WI Department of Public Instruction)

877-844-4925 toll-free

www.dpi.wi.gov/sped/parent.html

 

HEAR Wisconsin (historically known as CCHD)

10243 W. National Ave.

West Allis, WI 53227

(414) 604-2200 Voice

(414) 604-7217 TTY

(414) 395-2117 VP

info@hearwi.org

 

 

University of Wisconsin’s Speech and Hearing Clinics

(Communicative Disorders Clinics)

 

Madison

(608) 262-3951

www.comdis.wisc.edu

Stevens Point

(715) 346-3667

www.uwsp.edu/commd/

Eau Claire

(715) 836-4186

Milwaukee

http://www.graduateschool.uwm.edu/

Whitewater

262-472-1301

Waisman Center

1500 Highland Avenue

Madison, WI 53705

www.waisman.wisc.edu

 

Wisconsin Association for the Deaf

www.wisdeaf.org/

 

Wisconsin FACETS Statewide Center

2714 N. Dr. Martin Luther King

Drive Milwaukee, WI 53212

(414) 374-4645

(877) 374-0511 Toll Free

(414) 374-4635 tty

www.wifacets.org

 

Wisconsin Camps

Lion’s Camp and Retreat and Conference Center

3834 County Road A

Rosholt, WI 54473

(715) 677-4969 Voice

(715) 677-6999 TTY

(715) 677-3297 Fax

www.wisconsinlionscamp.com

info@wisconsinlionscamp.com

 

Wisconsin School for the Deaf

www.wsd.k12.wi.us

 

 

Regional

Southeast Region

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Alliance (DHHA)

9431 West Beloit Avenue, Suite 109

South Milwaukee, WI 53227

 

Northeast Region

Hand-N-Hand of Northeastern Wisconsin, Inc.

Green Bay, WI 54301

Coordinator: Jenny Geiken (920) 737-0477 v/tty

jlgeiken@hnhnew.org:

www.hnhnew.org

 

Northern Region

Contact the Northern CYSHCN Regional Center to find a listing of local parent

support opportunities in your region. They can be reached at (866) 640-4106.

 

Western Region

Contact the Western CYSHCN Regional Center to find a listing of local parent

support opportunities in your region. They can be reached at (800) 400-3678.

 

Touching Families Support Group

Carol Thompson

715-838-9158

 

Deafblind Resources

WESPDHH Outreach www.wesp-dhh.wi.gov (262) 787-9540

www.deafblindresources.org

 

Wisconsin Deafblind Technical Assistant Project (WDBTAP)

www.wdbtap.wi.gov (608) 356-2023

 

National Consortium on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB)

www.nationaldb.org

 

Center for Deaf-Blind Persons

www.deaf-blind.org

 

Resources for Individuals who are DeafPlus

Every Move Counts

www.everymovecounts.net

 

Design to Learn Materials

www.designtolearn.com

 

Enabling Devices

www.enablingdevices.com

(800) 832-8697

 

Family Voices of Wisconsin

www.fvofwi.org

 

National Office of Family Voices

www.familyvoices.org

 

Circles of Life Conference

www.colwisconsin.org