About Us

Who Are We

  • Hands & Voices of New York is a statewide chapter of the National Hands & Voices organization.
  • Our organization is Parent-Driven.  
  • We are dedicated to supporting families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing, regardless of communication modes or methodologies.‚Äč
  • We are based in the Capital District (Albany) with members and interested parties in Buffalo, Rochester, New York City/Long Island, Syracuse, and Utica/Rome.
  • Meet the team
  • Read the family stories
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    Mission

    Hands & Voices of New York is dedicated to supporting families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing, regardless of communication modes or methodology, We are a parent driven, non-profit organization providing families with the resources, networks, and information they need to improve communication access and educational outcomes for their children. Our efforts are focused on enabling deaf and hard of hearing children to reach their highest potentials.

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    Parents to Parents

    • Parent-to-parent education and support
    • Social gatherings for families
    • Collaboration with compassionate professionals
    • Parent perspective & representation on Statewide/national issues
    • Advocacy training, outreach programs and other education information
    • Non-biased communication methods support
    • Bimonthly newsletter
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    Family Stories

    Read parents’ struggles and success stories regarding their children with hearing loss.

    HOW COULD YOU HELP?

    Donation is greatly appreciated to support our mission for all Deaf and hard of hearing children.

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       Hands & Voices of New York
    P.O. Box 762
    Skaneateles, NY 13151
      handsandvoicesny@gmail.com