National Resources and Directories

This section of Info to Go includes lists with links to resources, organizations, and supports for students who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families throughout the United States.

American Sign Language Classes (Washington, D.C., area)

This resource maintained by the Clerc Center, provides information about sign language classes offered in various locations throughout the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.

Financial Aid

Maintained by the Clerc Center, this list identifies sources of financial assistance for deaf and hard of hearing students, and for hearing students whose career goals include service to people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Funding Resources for Special Projects, Programs, and Activities

This selected list, developed by the Clerc Center, responds to requests of individuals seeking possible sources of funding for special projects, programs, or activities. There are references for both proposal and grant writing.

Mental Health Services for People Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Maintained by the Clerc Center, this list assists in locating mental health services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

National Conferences and Exhibits

This list, maintained by the Clerc Center, includes professional conferences, symposiums, exhibits, and day-long programs which focus on education, celebrating Deaf culture, and sensitizing the general community to deaf and hard of hearing people.

National Publications of and for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People

This list, maintained by the Clerc Center identifies major publications for and by individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. It is not limited to all publications produced worldwide. Included is a listing of websites, which contain additional listings.

Organizations of and for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People

This list, developed by the Clerc Center, includes information and links to national, non-profit organizations of and for people who are deaf and hard of hearing.

Schools and Programs for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in the U.S. 

This list contains links to schools serving students who are deaf and hard of hearing in the United States. If a particular school does not have a website, it will not be included in this list. This list is updated and maintained by the Clerc Center.

State-by-State Resources

These lists, maintained by the Clerc Center, link to schools, programs, and services for each state.

Statewide Services for Individuals Who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing

These lists focus on: (1) commissions or state offices mandated to serve people who are deaf and hard of hearing, and (2) state coordinators of rehabilitation services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Summer Camps for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children and Teens

This list, maintained and updated by the Clerc Center, identifies camps, family learning vacations, and remedial clinics for children who are deaf and hard of hearing.

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