State Resources-California

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
California School for the Deaf, Fremont
399350 Gallaudet Drive
Fremont, CA  94538
TTY: 510-794-3672
V: 510-794-3666
FAX: 510-794-2409
Website: http://www.csdf.k12.ca.us/

California School for the Deaf, Riverside
3044 Horace Street
Riverside, CA  92506-4420
TTY: 951-782-6501
V: 951-782-6500
FAX: 951-680-6859
Website: http://csdr-cde.ca.gov/

John Tracy Clinic
806 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA  90007
TTY: 213-747-2924
V: 800-523-4582
FAX: 213-749-1651
Website: http://www.johntracyclinic.org

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 9
6160 Cornerstone Court East
San Diego, CA  99121
TTY: 858-646-0784
V: 858-623-2777 Ext. 389
FAX: 858-642-0266
Website: http://www.HKNC.org

STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
California Department of Education
State Special Schools Division
1430 N Street, Suiter 2305
Sacramento, CA  95814
TTY/V: 916-327-3868
FAX: 916-445-4550
Website: http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/ss/dh
 
STATE OFFICE OF DEAFNESS
California Department of Social Services
Office for Deaf Access
744 P Street, MS 6-91
Sacramento, CA  95814
TTY: 916-653-7651
V: 916-653-8320
FAX: 916-653-4001
Website: http://www.cdss.ca.gov/cdssweb/PG116.htm

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Department of Rehabilitation

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
2000 Evergreen Street
PO Box 944222
Sacramento, CA  95815
TTY: 916-263-7481
V: 916-263-8938
FAX: 916-263-7480
Website: http://www.rehab.cahwnet.gov

RESOURCES AND SERVICES CENTERS ON DEAFNESS
Family and Children Services
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program
950 West Julian Street
San Jose, CA  95126
TTY: 408-292-7015
V: 408-292-9353
FAX: 408.287.3104
Website: http://www.fcservices.org/

Rady Children’s Hospital - San Diego
Speech-Language Pathology
3665 Kearny Villa Road, Suite 300
San Diego, CA  92123
TTY: 858-495-7767
V: 858-966-5838
FAX: 858-278-6627
Website: http://www.rchsd.org/programs-services/speech-language-pathology/

Gallaudet University Regional Center - Western Region
Pam Snedigar, Director
Ohlone College
43600 Mission Boulevard
Fremont, CA  94539-5847
TTY/V: 510-659-6268
VP: 866-588-4829
FAX: 510-659-6033
E-mail: gurc.ohlone@gallaudet.edu
Website: http://www.ohlone.edu/org/gurc/

Greater Los Angeles Council on Deafness, Inc. (GLAD)
Main Headquarters
2222 Laverna Avenue
Los Angeles, CA  90041
V: 323-478-8000
TTY:323-550-4226
FAX: 323-550-4205
Website: http://www.gladinc.org

House Ear Institute
2100 West 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA  90057
TTY: 213-484-2642
V: 213-483-4431
FAX: 213-483-8789
Website: http://www.hei.org

HEAR Center
301 East Del Mar Boulevard
Pasadena, CA  91101
V: 626-796-2016
FAX: 626-796-2320
Website: http://www.hearcenter.org

Orange County Deaf Equal Access Foundation
6022 Cerritos Avenue
Cypress, CA  90630
TTY/V: 714-826-9793
FAX: 714-826-9813
Website: http://www.ocdeaf.org

UCSF Center on Deafness
3333 California Street, Suite 10
San Francisco, CA  94143-1208
TTY: 415-476-7600
V: 415-476-4980
FAX: 415-476-7113
Website: http://www.uccd.org

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAMS
American River College
Disabled Student Services
Deaf Services
4700 College Oak Drive
Sacramento, CA  95841-4286
TTY: 916-484-8798
V: 916-848-8559
FAX: 916-484-8888
Website: http://www.arc.losrios.edu/

California State University, Northridge
National Center on Deafness
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA  91330-8267
TTY/V: 818-677-2054
FAX: 818-677-7192
Website: http://ncod.csun.edu

College of the Sequoias
Disability Resource Center
915 South Mooney Boulevard
Visalia, CA  93277
TTY: 559-730-3913
V: 559-730-3805
FAX: 559-730-3803
Website: http://www.cos.edu/

Golden West College
Disabled Students Program
15744 Golden West Street
Huntington Beach, CA  92647-2748
TTY: 714-895-8350
V: 714-895-8721
FAX: 714-895-8131
Website: http://www.goldenwestcollege.edu/

Los Angeles Pierce College
Special Services
6201 Winnetka Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA  91371
TTY/V: 818-719-6430
FAX: 818-710-4219
Website: http://www.piercecollege.com

Los Angeles Trade Tech College
Disabled Student Programs and Services
400 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA  90015
V: 213-763-7000
FAX: 213-763-5393
Website: http://www.lattc.edu/

Ohlone College
Deaf Center
43600 Mission Boulevard
Fremont, CA  94539
TTY/V: 510-659-6269
FAX: 510-659-6032
Website: http://www.ohlone.cc.ca.us

Pasadena City College
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
1570 East Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA  91106
V: 626-585-7127
FAX: 626-585-7566
Website: http://www.pasadena.edu/

Online Resource:

Helping Children Who Are Deaf

The goal of this project is to support California service providers, educators, and families by making important information related to early development freely accessible online, whether you are visiting us via computer, tablet, or Internet-enabled mobile phone.  This online resource is available in English and Spanish.

Last revised January 2015

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