Links & Resources

www.communicatewithyourchild.org to get answers to questions about your child’s hearing loss. You can also learn about where to find services in California, including people who can help you, books to read, and more.

Family - friendly web sites where you can learn more about hearing loss and what you can do:

Finding other families like yours:

  • Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing - (202) 337-5220  - Email: info@agbell.org -Learn about hearing loss
  • Hands & Voices - (866) 422-0422 - Email: parentadvocate@handsandvoices.org - Web: www.handsandvoices.org

Getting services for your child

California Newborn Hearing Screening Program
(916) 323-8009
Web: www.dhcs.ca.gov/services 

California’s Early Start Program (Part C)
(800) 515-2229
E-mail: earlystart@dds.ca.gov

Oral Deaf Education Programs
(877) 672-5332
Web: www.oraldeafed.org

Learning more about communication options:
www.raisingdeafkids.org/communicating/choices

Helping to Pay for Services

California’s Children with Special Health Care Needs

Funding for Assistive Technology
Web: www.dds.ca.gov/AT/Funding.cfm 

Funding Assistance for Audiology Services
Web: www.asha.org/familyfunding

Hearing Aid Loaner Programs
Web: www.infanthearing.org/HA-Loaner

Hearing Aid Manufacturers

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