Hearing Loss in Children
Clearinghouse for EHDI Educational Materials by State
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Information for Parents of Children With Hearing Loss
This video is presented in American Sign Language, Spoken English, and Open Captions and is designed to be used by parents who are themselves deaf or hard-of-hearing, however it may be used by anyone. Eight parents are filmed discussing various aspects of their experiences, including dealing with the hearing loss diagnosis, choosing options for communication, and offering advice to other parents. Approximately 34 minutes long.
American Sign Language, Spoken English, and Open Captions
Virginia’s Newborn Hearing Screening Program
This brochure for the general public provides information about who screens a baby’s hearing, what happens if a baby does not pass, and tips on monitoring your baby’s hearing. It also provides developmental milestones for hearing and state EHDI program contact information for Virginia.
Chinese, English, Korean, Urdu, Vietnamese
Information for Parents of Children With Hearing Loss: Virginia’s Resource Guide for Parents
This resource guide for the general public describes hearing loss issues, communication options, amplification, and state and national resources.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Hearing Loss Team
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
TTY: (888) 232-6348
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