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Resources for Parents

Support Organizations for Parents of Deaf Children

John Tracy Clinic - Offers hope, guidance and encouragement to parents of very young deaf or blind children

Hands and Voices – Parent-driven organization

Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center - Shares the concerns of parents and professionals about the achievements of deaf students in different learning environments

Listen Up - A really good, comprehensive resource for parents with deaf or hard of hearing kids

Signing Exact English/Modern Signs Press

Alexander Graham Bell Association for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

American Society for Deaf Children

National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services - Children's Services

Support Organizations for Parents of Blind Children

National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments (NAPVI)

John Tracy Clinic - Offers hope, guidance and encouragement to parents of very young deaf or blind children

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services - Children's Services

American Federation for the Blind

National Federation for the Blind

Family Connect

www.iphope.com - Innovative products for the blind

www.infantsee.org

State Agencies Affiliated with MSDB:

State of Montana Homepage

Board of Public Education

Montana State Office of Public Instruction (OPI)

Blind and Low Vision Services

Vocational Rehabilitation Services