Parents will find information about early hearing screening, where, and why. How to follow-up on your child's screening.
Cochlear Implant Online - Cochlear Implant Online is an online resource that provides readers with the latest news and commentary on issues related to hearing loss, cochlear implants, and rehabilitation
Deaf Resources.com: An online store
Why Sign? Exploring the Benefits of Sign Language.
Parent to Parent of NYS
Parent to Parent of NYS is a place where families of individuals with special needs and the professionals who serve them can meet and share information.
2 Ears 2 Learn
2 Ears 2 Learn: A non-profit dedicated to helping children affected by Microtia and Aural Atresia.
Microtia and Aural Atresia are developmental problems of the external ear and ear canal. They are usually one sided (unilateral) but occasionally can occur with both ears (bilateral). Most people understand that bilateral hearing loss is a profound handicap, but most are unaware of the significant handicap caused by unilateral hearing loss and how it affects a child’s ability to learn.
This is the most important link to New York State Early Intervention for Deaf/HH children ages 0-3. Parents can learn how to apply for home services through their county.
PepNet is an organization whose focus is to increase the education, career, and lifetime choices for those who are deaf and hard of hearing, by building the capacity of individuals, institutions, and agencies to effectively serve this diverse population. They also strive to improve postsecondary outcomes for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, including those with co-occurring disabilities. Lots of info here!