Help Kids Hear – A web site dedicated to helping parents of children that are deaf or hard of hearing.  The latest news, resources, articles, and discussions about hearing impaired children!
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A site for parents of hard of hearing & deaf children.
In the News - News articles about hearing impairment, new technologies, and other related materials.
Articles & Commentary - Our editorial section. Articles written by us and by professionals in the field.
Resources & Information - Our largest section. Dedicated to helping you find the information you need. Everything from educational information, sources financial support, mental health support and more!
Facts & Figures - A brief "stat sheet" with information about just how common hearing impairment is, particularly in children.
Discussion Forum - What we hope will be hallmark of our site. An open forum where you can read and post questions about hearing impairment across a wide variety of categories.
For the Kids - Links to and information just for the kids themselves.

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1/12/05
Florida School for the Deaf & Blind To Perform At Super Bowl XXXIX
1/10/05
Educator Claims Bias Against Deaf Children On State Test
1/10/05
Deaf students working to raise funds for trip
1/8/05
Deaf, police to discuss hiring interpreters
1/6/05
Hands fly at Deaflympics opening ceremony
1/4/05
Dear Abby: Infants With Hearing Loss Need Therapy Right Away
12/30/04
Wanted: Speech-language pathologists
12/24/04
Deaf yachtsman completes world trip
12/22/04
Deaf Employment Access--Wal-Mart, Kohl's, Amtrak, and FedEx
12/13/04
Deaf and Deaf Supporters United to Keep TV Series Afloat
12/12/04
Effects of new special ed laws remain unclear
12/8/04
Deaf Man Accomplishes Much In Short Life
11/28/04
Working mom thankful for help with move-in costs Deaf son, 11, enjoys his own bedroom after week at school
11/25/04
TV stations seek better captioning
11/22/04
Deaf students blaze trails for others who are deaf
11/19/04
House approves special education update
11/15/04
Judge stays order that UPS discriminates against deaf drivers
11/11/04
'I can hear'
11/8/04
Policy falls as deaf teen settles case
11/5/04
Utah Family Gives $5 Million to Gallaudet
10/31/04
Portrait of deaf artist a few strokes short of completion
10/24/04
Gainesville teen no ordinary drummer - he's deaf
10/22/04
UPS May Appeal Ruling Mandating Deaf Truck Drivers
10/22/04
Los Angeles Stars Signs ABA's First Deaf Player
10/22/04
Deaf students struggle with English to get diplomas
10/20/04
Inside Deaf culture
10/19/04
Gainesville inventor's hearing aid could bring revolution
10/13/04
Scientists Find Protein That May Be Key to Hearing
10/11/04
Local teen helping the deaf
10/09/04
Friday Night Lights, Sense of purpose
10/04/04
Hearing with high-tech help
09/29/04
Deaf man in solo circumnavigation
09/25/04
Boston Scientific recalls ear implants
09/22/04
Interpreter helped keep residents up-to-date on Hurricane Frances
09/22/04
'I have an easy life' says deaf football star
09/21/04
Enthusiastic cast members know No Limits
09/20/04
Department of Homeland Security Highlights Policy Initiatives for Inclusion of People with Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness
09/19/04
Giving praise to the Lord, in sign language
09/17/04
Deaf veteran blames mix-up for arrest
09/16/04
The birth of a language
09/14/04
Generosity continues toward Oak Park makeover family
09/12/04
Picnic helps Boise's deaf community bond
08/30/04
Students learn through silence
08/30/04
Disabilities agency settles deaf woman's suit
08/29/04
Oral deaf school outgrows its home
08/23/04
Bush's Interpreter Signs On For Storm
08/20/04
Meningitis vaccination vital after cochlear implantation
08/19/04
Cochlear implant offers many firsts for Northland seventh-grader
08/18/04
Hearing-aid bill heads for Arnold's desk (CA)
08/17/04
Hopewell couple named deaf parents of the year (VA)
08/14/04
After years in foster care, deaf teen is adopted
08/11/04
Statewide role may grow for deaf, blind schools (KY)
08/06/04
TV's 'Extreme Makeover' revamps Oak Park, MI home
07/28/04
Class Action Lawsuit Against Cochlear and ASHA Audiologists
07/25/04
Sections of ADA
07/21/04
'Deaf' Jobs pumps up iPod volume
07/18/04
Miss Deaf World 2004 named
07/17/04
Identical cases for citizenship yield 2 results for deaf brothers
07/14/04
Conceptualising IT for the profoundly deaf
07/14/04
Hampshire County Council web site accessible for those using sign language
07/08/04
AOL Adds IM Service for Hearing Impaired
07/07/04
Deaf America contenders visit Olathe before pageant
07/04/04
'She's here for a reason'
07/01/04
Oregon's newborn screening scores high
06/30/04
Born deaf, 7-year-old can now hear, talk
06/27/04
Being deaf in Juneau - difficult but getting better
06/26/04
The Californian helps hearing impaired
06/25/04
Case against Peekskill deaf man adjourned
06/25/04
Dutra tries again to increase pay at schools for deaf, blind (California)
06/24/04
Dakota Newborn Hearing Tests
06/16/04
Roundtable looks to help students
06/15/04
Groups says airport fails to treat deaf travelers equally
06/14/04
Wireless world widens for hearing-impaired
06/10/04
Families concerned about bill changing standards for interpreters
06/08/04
Silence ends as court hears story
06/04/04
F.B. Eye actor Deanne Bray says her TV series is fun and educational
05/30/04
NTID grad prepares for Navy work
05/27/04
Adopted girls get new families, familiar friends
5/24/04
Signing on for a concert
5/24/04
Hearing impaired, she’s ... Making her case
5/20/04
Deaf advocates debate communication methods
5/19/04
Tulare schools at center of county's efforts
5/18/04
Dogs trained to be all ears for deaf
05/18/04
Study: Early start can boost gains of cochlear implants
05/18/04
Deaf students find common interests at Russian school
05/15/04
Bill for closed-captioning for deaf moviegoers passes
05/09/04
For the deaf, blind it's easy to find way around town
05/09/04
Frustrating Signs at the FCC
05/04/04
Rear Window Captioning To Be Installed in 12 D.C.-Area Theaters
05/04/04
Triplets Bring Inspiration to the Deaf
05/04/04
Strike shuts school for deaf
05/02/04
Sounds of silence: Deaf employees succeed in workforce
05/01/04
Fastest (spelling) fingers in town
04/29/04
Space Camp Speaks Volumes to Deaf Students
04/29/04
Deaf Student Honored As 'Hero'
04/29/04
Calvin College pitcher is deaf but her play rings loud and clear
04/28/04
Did sign language increase deaf population?
04/25/04
Deaf student inspires art teacher with original ideas
04/21/04
VBrick Systems Enables Distance Learning For Deaf Students
04/21/04
Parents of Hearing Impaired Child Start a Web Store Offering Products to Assist Deaf and Hard of Hearing
04/21/04
Con artists target phone system for deaf
04/16/04
Habitat for Humanity constructing 'dream house' for deaf couple
04/14/04
SU program breaks ground with cochlear implant surgery research
04/14/04
Summer Programs at Camp Lakodia
04/14/04
Unique deaf studies conference comes to UVSC
04/08/04
Communication Through Sign Language
04/05/04
Deaf passenger's fury at easyJet - UK
04/05/04
Parents of deaf win hearing - Australia
04/02/04
Cochlear implant for infants
03/24/04
Deaf Students Protest Hiring Of 'Hearing' Dean
03/17/04
Controversy at School for the Deaf
03/04/04
Family sets up foundation to help inform others about cochlear implant surgery for children
03/03/04
Ear infections: Why is this problem so common among children?
03/03/04
Antibiotics may be scrapped for most ear infections
03/03/04
CD by deaf poet, friends is multicultural marvel
02/28/04
Minnesota millionaire brings loud miracles to Panama
02/25/04
Hospitals hook up for deaf
02/13/04
Deaf Couple Can Now Hear Their Voices
02/07/04
Miss Deaf Kansas an educator on a mission
02/06/04
Deaf woodworker got plenty of help from Rehab Center
02/06/04
Deaf magician aims to entertain and inspire
02/04/04
Deaf to Reason
01/27/04
Technology Lets Deaf Communicate Via TV

01/21/04

Council move upsets deaf TV watchers

01/18/04

Broadcast captioning luring court reporters

01/14/04

Judge rules in favor of Board's deaf student policy

01/12/04

When It Comes to Hearing, Timing Isn't Everything

01/06/04

Cochlear implant changes family's lives

01/06/04

Research Raises Hope for New Meningitis Vaccine

01/01/04

Study tests tubes used in kids with excess ear fluid

   
   
   
   
   
   
 
   
 
 

Help Kids Hear is a site dedicated to helping parents of deaf and hard of hearing (DHH) children. We are parents of hard of hearing kids and simply want to "give back" to the community. We welcome your comments, questions & suggestions. Please drop us a note at info@helpkidshear.org.