State Resources-Arkansas

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
Arkansas School for the Deaf
2400 West Markham
Little Rock, AR  72205
TTY/V: 501-324-9506
FAX: 501-324-9553
Website: http://www.state.ar.us/asd

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 6
12160 Abrams Road, Suiter 620
Dallas, TX  75243
TTY/V/VP: 972-490-9677
FAX: 972-490-6042
Website: http://www.HKNC.org
 
STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Arkansas Department of Education
Special Education Unit
1401 West Capitol Ave., Victory Bldg. Suite 450
Little Rock, AR  72201-2936
TTY: 501-682-4222
V: 501-682-4221
FAX: 501-682-5159
Website: http://www.arkansased.org/

STATE OFFICE ON DEAFNESS
Office of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired
4601 West Markham
Little Rock, AR  72205
TTY/V: 501-686-9433
FAX: 501-686-9418

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Arkansas Rehabilitation Services
1616 Brookwood Drive
PO Box 3781
Little Rock, AR  72203
TTY: 501-296-1669
V: 501-296-1600
FAX: 501-296-1655
Website: http://ace.arkansas.gov/arRehabServices/Pages/default.aspx

RESOURCE AND SERVICE CENTERS ON DEAFNESS
Deaf Outreach Center
4601 West Markham
Little Rock, AR  72205
TTY/V: 501-686-9433
FAX: 501-686-9418

Gallaudet University Regional Center
Gallaudet University Regional Center
John A. Logan College
700 Logan College Road
Carterville, IL 62918
Website: http://www.jalc.edu/gurc/

Last revised January 2015

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