Helpful Organizations

American Society for Deaf Children (ASDC)

The ASDC is a great resource as it provides support, encouragement, and information to families raising children who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing. They offer things such as ASL classes (english & spanish) and host a variety of different family-sentered events.

National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

The NAD is one of the best resources to have. They provide resources for for anyone who is part of the D/deaf community, teachers, parents, and anyone looking to help the D/deaf community. They do a lot of advocacy work in the areas of early intervention, education, employment, health care, technology, telecommunications, youth leadership, and more. They offer different resources and information to make sure the D/deaf community is equipped with the proper tools.

Hands and Voices

Hands and voices is a parent-driven organization that supports families with child who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing without a bias around communication modes or methodology. They provide a variety of different resources & services such as advocacy support & training, Leaders of Color Training, scholarship opportunities and more.