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.

Resources & Information for Parents of Deaf & Hard of Hearing Children

The Help Kids Hear Web Site

Our web site was created for the sole purpose of helping the parents of deaf & hard of hearing children with the information and support they need in dealing with their child's hearing loss. Our web site is quite large and can be a bit overwhelming in finding what you need. Here are some places on it that you will find most useful:

Site Map - A great way to find the information you are looking for.

Search - A search engine that allows you to search our web site and others like levitra generico online.

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 - Our largest section and the one you are in now. 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.


Don't miss the Help Kids Hear Discussion Forum! A great place for information, ideas and support!

 

Getting Started
The basics of what you need to know about your child's hearing loss, what can cause it, what can happen if you aren't proactive, and more.

Hearing Aids, Cochlear Implants & Other Assistive Devices
Extensive information on the devices your child will need to help them hear.

Funding & Financial Support
The financial burden of a child with a hearing impairment can be overwhelming. This section outlines places you can go for help.

Advocacy, Legal & Legislative Information
How to advocate for your child, legal case history and current and historical legislative information.

Teaching, Education, Communication and Learning Strategies
Strategies to help your child's speech and language and other places to go for more help.

Sign Language Dictionaries / Tutorials
Depending on the level of your child's hearing loss, sign language could be a part of their learning to communicate. Look here for dictionaries and tutorials.

Organizations,Associations & Other Links
Groups specifically catering to the deaf and hard of hearing are a great resource.

Online Groups, Mailing Lists and Support
Places on the Internet to go for more information and support beyond what you find here.

Fun Stuff
Sometimes a little humor helps!

Shopping
Hearing impaired products, educational material & manufacturers on the Web.

 

 
 

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.