State Resources-Alaska

The resources listed below provide information and referral or direct services to deaf and hard of hearing children.  They will be able to answer your questions about deafness and related information, or refer you to the most appropriate organizations and services in your area.  This is not a comprehensive list, but rather a starting point to help you identify the different types of services available statewide.  The State Office of Special Education provides information about local elementary and secondary programs for deaf and hard of hearing students.

STATE SCHOOL
Alaska State School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
P.O. Box 196614
Anchorage, AK 99519-6614
TTY/V: 907-742-4243
TTY: 907-742-4431 (24 hrs message machine)
FAX: 907-742-4299
Website: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/Alaskan_Schools/

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 10
1620 18th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
TTY/VP: 206-324-1133
V: 206-324-9120
FAX: 206-324-9159
Website: http://www.HKNC.org

GOVERNOR’S COUNCIL ON DISABILITIES & SPECIAL EDUCATION
State Office of Special Education
3601 “C” Street, Suite 740
P.O. Box 240249
Anchorage, AK 99524-0249
V: 1-888-269-8990
V: 1-907-269-8990 from Anchorage
FAX: 907-465-2856
Website: http://www.hss.state.ak.us/gcdse/

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
801 West Tenth Street, Suite A
Juneau, AK 99801-1894
TTY/V: 907-465-2814
TTY/V: 1-800-478-4467 (toll free)
FAX: 907-456-2856
Website: http://www.labor.state.ak.us/dvr/t2w.htm

RESOURCE CENTER ON DEAFNESS
Gallaudet University Regional Center

Ohlone College
43600 Mission Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94539-5884
TTY/V: 510-659-6268
FAX: 510-659-6033
E-mail: gurc.ohlone@gallaudet.edu
Website: http://www.ohlone.edu/org/gurc/

Last revised January 2015

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