For Children with Hearing Loss

Atlanta Based Resources

Atlanta Area School for the Deaf

Atlanta Speech School

The Auditory-Verbal Center of Atlanta

Babies Can’t Wait and Children First
*use to obtain contact information for your county coordinator.

GA Hands and Voices

GA Pines

National Organizations

American Academy of Audiology

ASHA(American Speech Language and Hearing Association)

Auditory-Verbal International(AVI)

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management

Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Manufacturers

Advanced Bionics (Cochlear Implant Device)

Cochlear Corporation (Cochlear Implant Device)



Other Helpful Resources

AG Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Beginnings for Parents of Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Boys Town National Hospital

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

GA Pathway to Language and Literacy

Gallaudet University National Deaf Education Network and Clearinghouse

Hands & Voices

Hearing Loss Education Center

Mayo Clinic

National Cued Speech Association

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communicative Disorders

National Institutes of Health

Oberkotter Foundation

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Men
*to obtain information regarding genetic disorders and/or syndromes

Option Schools, Inc.

Supporting Success for Kids with Hearing Loss

The Governor Council on Developmental Disabilities
Provides funding on a matching basis for family members so they may attend educational programs or seminars. Recipients must be Georgia residents and are limited to receiving one grant per year. They will reimburse registration costs, travel, food and lodging after the event.

The John Tracy Clinic
Free services to hearing impaired children to age 5. They send lessons and videotapes by mail, and you report back to them by mail or internet. The international summer program is a three-week program free of charge with preschool camp, sibling camp, and intensive parent program.

The Listening Room

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