Through New Hampshire Deaf & Hard of Hearing Education and Resource Center; we are able to provide the following services:
- Promote information and resources to optimize the educational outcomes for the state’s children and youth who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
- Support parents/families/educational institution in finding the resources they need to help their child achieve intellectual, social, and self-advocacy milestones.
- Assist Educational Interpreters to encourage high quality interpreting services and to offer them opportunities for continuing education.
- Organize professional development and consulting for school districts, agencies and organizations.
- Promote information and resources to optimize outcomes for the state’s Deaf and Hard of Hearing population.
Vocational Rehabilitation Case Consultation
- Act as a central point for communication with the Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Customer and VR Counselor.
- Coordinate service providers with experience/expertise with hearing loss (mental health center, area agency, etc.).
- Provide guidance and advocacy for VR customers and assist them in navigating the VR Process.
- Assist counselors and families to define and reach desired outcomes (needs, resources etc.).
Teacher of the Deaf Consultation
- Collaborate with FCESS/Area Agencies for Deaf and Hard of Hearing related Early Intervention services for families.
- Provide direct services, evaluations and consulting within school districts with a certified Teacher of the Deaf.
- Provide supports and guidance for families through Part C and Part B services.
- Pre-Employment Transition Services for students between the ages 14 – 21 in New Hampshire with focus on Job Exploration Counseling, Work Based Learning, Comprehensive Transition or Post-Secondary Education, Work Readiness and Deaf Self-Advocacy.
If you are interested to receive any of the service(s) or you need further assistance and do not see what you need on the list- please contact us at NHDeafEd@ndhhs.org or (603)290-5099