Deaf Resources for Families

    The Massachusetts Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program connects with families to make sure that diagnosis and intervention are not delayed.  If a baby has a hearing loss, Early Intervention can begin as soon as possible.  This program also helps families connect with other families with children with hearing loss through support activities and education/social events.
    Massachusetts State Association for the Deaf (MSAD) promotes, preserves, and protects the civil, human, and linguistic rights of the Deaf Community in the state of Massachusetts.
    Deaf Inc Deaf Inc provides access, awareness and achievement for Deaf, Deaf-Blind, Hard of Hearing and Late-Deafened people.
    The Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH) is the principal agency in the Commonwealth on behalf of people of all ages who are deaf and hard of hearing, established in 1985.
    ASLized ASLized fosters the integration of American Sign Language (ASL) educational research into visual media and literacy to produce teaching and learning materials in ASL.

    VL2 The Science of Learning Center at Gallaudet University "Visual Language and Visual Learning (VL2)."
    Pepnet 2 Resource Library
    Pepnet 2 is a free resource designed to improve postsecondary outcomes for individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing, including those with disabilities.
    Boston CHildren's Hospital The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program at Boston Children's Hospital provides comprehensive evaluation and consultative services to deaf and hard of hearing children.
    Clerc Center The Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center is a federally funded center that provides information, training, and technical assistance for families of and professionals working with deaf and hard of hearing children.