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Hearing, Speech, & Language

National Support Programs and Organizations

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
3417 Volta Place, NW
Washington, DC 20007

(202) 337-5220

American Society for Deaf Children
814 Thayer Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910

(800) 942-ASDC

Auditory-Verbal International
2121 Eisenhower, Suite 402
Alexandria, VA 22314

(703) 739-1049

Beginnings for Parents of Hearing-Impaired Children
1504 Western Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27606

(800) 541-4327

Cochlear Implant Association, Inc. (formerly Cochlear Implant Club International)
5335 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 440
Washington, DC 20015-2034

(716) 838-4662

Educational Audiology Association
4319 Ehrlich Road
Tampa, FL 33624

(800) 460-7EAA(813) 968-3597 (fax)

The Mainstream Center Clarke School for the Deaf Center for Oral Education
Round Hill Road
Northampton, MA 01060-2199

(413) 582-1132(413) 586-6654 (fax)

National Association of the Deaf
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 820
Silver Spring, MD 20910

National Cued Speech Association
23970 Hermitage Road
Cleveland, OH 44122-4008

(800) 459-3529 (V/TTY)

The Children’s Hearing Institute
130 East 77th Street 7th Floor
NY, NY 10021

(212) 434-6675 (Voice)(212) 434-6680 (Fax)

Oral Deaf Education


Self-Help for Hard of Hearing People, Inc. (SHHH)
7800 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

(301) 657-2248 (Voice) (301) 657-2249 (TDD)


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