DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
Resources for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
There are many organizations that have resources for individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. Below are a few resources and organizations you may find helpful:
- Arundel Lodge Inc.
- Health Bridges provides information segements and resources to people who are Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard of Hearing.
- Deaf Community Advocacy Network provides services to the thousands of Deaf and Hard of Hearing people living in the United States
- The Association of Medical Professionals with Hearing Losses is a non-profit organization that serves Deaf and Hard of Hearing healthcare professionals and students worldwide. They also have a Mentorship Program that matches Deaf and Hard of Hearing professionals with anyone who needs guidance navigating the healthcare fields - medical, nursing, dental, audiology, veterinary, EMS, sports health, and more.
- The National Deaf Center's mission is to close substantial gaps in education and employment that exist for deaf people in the United States and its territories.
- The American Society for Deaf Children is the premier source of information for people who must make decisions about deaf children: parents, families, providers, educators, legislators, and advocates.
- The Deaf Counseling Center is a Deaf-owned and operated counseling and consulting practice staffed by Deaf licensed professional therapists.
- The Deaf Addiction Services at Maryland is a statewide behavioral health treatment program for deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals struggling with alcohol and/or drugs.
- The Jewish Social Service Agency has clinical social workers, therapists, and supported employment specialists who are fluent in ASL.
- The Maryland Governor's Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing has a directory of services and agencies that support deaf and hard of hearing individuals.