Resources

Wisconsin Resources

Statewide Information and Referral Services

Regional Centers for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

Northern Regional Center – Wausau

(715) 261-1900 or (866) 640-4106
www.co.marathon.wi.us/cyshcn.asp

Northeast Regional Center – Neenah

(877) 568-5205
www.northeastregionalcenter.org

Southern Regional Center – Madison

(608) 265-8610 or (800) 532-3321
www.waisman.wisc.edu/cshcn

Southeast Regional Center – Milwaukee

(414) 266-6333 or (800) 234-5437
www.specialneedsfamilycenter.org

Western Regional Center – Chippewa Falls

(715) 726-7900 or (800) 400-3678
www.co.chippewa.wi.us/ccdph/cyshcn

Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council (GLITC)

Lac du Flambeau (800) 472-7207

Statewide Government Agencies

Wisconsin Sound Beginnings – State Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program

(EHDI)
1 West Wilson St.
Madison, WI 53701
(608) 267-9191 Voice
www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/newbornscreening/hearing.htm

Wisconsin Birth to 3 Program

Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53702
(608) 266-8276
www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/bdds/birthto3

Wisconsin Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53702
(608) 261-7823
www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/sensory/

Wisconsin Council on Deaf and Hard of Hearing

http://www.dhhcouncil.state.wi.us/

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

125 South Webster Street
P.O. Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
(800) 441-4563 toll-free
(608) 266-3390
www.dpi.state.wi.us

WESP-DHH Outreach
Deaf Mentor and Parent Mentor Programs

Kastner Hall
309 W. Walworth Avenue
Delavan, WI 53115
http://wesp-dhh.wi.gov/outreach/

Wisconsin School for the Deaf

309 West Walworth Avenue
Delavan, WI 53115
877-973-3323 voice
877-973-3324 tty
www.wsd.k12.wi.us

Wisconsin Genetics

www.slh.wisc.edu/genetics

Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative (WSPEI)

(within WI Department of Public Instruction)
877-844-4925 toll-free
www.dpi.wi.gov/sped/parent.html

Regional

Southeast Region

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Alliance (DHHA)

9431 West Beloit Avenue, Suite 109
South Milwaukee, WI 53227

Northeast Region

Hand-N-Hand of Northeastern Wisconsin, Inc.

Green Bay, WI 54301
Coordinator: Jenny Geiken
(920) 737-0477 v/tty
jlgeiken@hnhnew.org
www.hnhnew.org

Northern Region

Contact the Northern CYSHCN Regional Center to find a listing of local parent support opportunities in your region. They can be reached at (866) 640-4106.

Western Region

Contact the Western CYSHCN Regional Center to find a listing of local parent support opportunities in your region. They can be reached at (800) 400-3678.

Wisconsin First Step – First Call for Help

c/o Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center
1900 South Avenue
LaCrosse, WI 54601-9980
1-800-642-7837 (STEP)
www.mch-hotlines.org

Deafblind Resources

www.deafblindresources.org

WESPDHH Outreach

wesp-dhh.wi.gov/outreach/
(262) 787-9540

Wisconsin Deafblind Technical Assistant Project (WDBTAP)

(608) 356-2023
www.wdbtap.wi.gov

National Consortium on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB)

www.nationaldb.org

Center for Deaf-Blind Persons

www.deaf-blind.org

Wisconsin Association for the Deaf

www.wisdeaf.org/

Wisconsin FACETS Statewide Center

2714 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53212
(414) 374-4645
(877) 374-0511 Toll Free
(414) 374-4635 tty
www.wifacets.org

Wisconsin Camps

Lion’s Camp and Retreat and Conference Center
3834 County Road A
Rosholt, WI 54473
(715) 677-4969 Voice
(715) 677-6999 TTY
(715) 677-3297 Fax
www.wisconsinlionscamp.com
info@wisconsinlionscamp.com

Wisconsin School for the Deaf

www.wsd.k12.wi.us

HEAR Wisconsin

10243 W. National Ave.
West Allis, WI 53227
(414) 604-2200 Voice
(414) 604-7217 TTY
(414) 395-2117 VP
info@hearwi.org

Resources for Individuals who are DeafPlus

Every Move Counts

www.everymovecounts.net

Design to Learn Materials

www.designtolearn.com

Enabling Devices

www.enablingdevices.com
(800) 832-8697

Family Voices of Wisconsin

www.fvofwi.org

National Office of Family Voices

www.familyvoices.org

Circles of Life Conference

www.colwisconsin.org

National Resources

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (A.G. Bell)

3417 Volta Place NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
(866) 337-5220 Voice Toll Free
(202) 337-5221 TTY
(202) 337-314 Fax
www.nc.agbell.org

American Academy of Audiology (AAA)

(800) AAA-2336 Toll Free
www.audiology.org

American Society for Deaf Children

800 Florida Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695
(800) 942-ASDC Parent Hotline Toll Free
(410) 795-0965 Fax
www.deafchildren.org

Boys Town National Research Hospital

www.babyhearing.org

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hearingloss/index.html

Clerc’s Children

www.clercschildren.com

Cochlear Implant Awareness Foundation

www.ciafonline.org

Deafness Research Foundation

www.drf.org

Family Support Connection at Lifetrack Resources

www.familysupportconnection.org

Gallaudet University –Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center

www.gallaudet.edu/clerc_center.html

Hands & Voices

www.handsandvoices.org

Hear2Learn

Hearing, language, literacy support for families using a listening/spoken language approach. Available through the National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM): http://www.infanthearing.org/index.html

Hearing Loss Association of America

www.shhh.org

John Tracy Clinic

www.jtc.org

National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

www.nad.org

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management

http://www.infanthearing.org/

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY)

www.nichcy.org

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

www.nidcd.nih.gov

Oral Deaf Education

www.oraldeafed.org

Raising Deaf Kids: A world of information about children with hearing loss

www.raisingdeafkids.org

SignIt ASL

Online curriculum for learning conversational American Sign Language (ASL). Free to families of 0-3 year-old children who are DHH. Available through the National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM): http://www.infanthearing.org/index.html