State Resources-Connecticut

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
American School for the Deaf
139 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT  06107
TTY: 860-570-2222
V: 860-570-2300
Website: http://www.asd-1817.org

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 1
152 Lincoln Road
PO Box 266
Lincoln, MA  01773
TTY/V: 781-259-7100
FAX: 781-259-4014
Website: http://www.HKNC.org/

STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Connecticut State Department of Education
Bureau of Special Education
165 Capitol Avenue, 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 2219
Hartford, CT  06145-2219
V: 860-713-6910
FAX: 860.713.7153
Website: http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/

STATE OFFICE ON DEAFNESS
Connecticut Commission on the Deaf and Hearing Impaired
67 Prospect Avenue, 3rd Floor
West Hartford, CT  06106
TTY: 860-231-8169
TTY/V: 860-231-8756
FAX: 860-231-8746
Website: http://www.state.ct.us/cdhi/index.htm

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Connecticut Department of Social Services
Bureau of Rehabilitation Services
25 Sigourney Street, 11th Floor
Hartford, CT  06106
TTY: 860-424-4839
V: 860-424-4844
FAX: 860-424-4850
Website: http://www.brs.state.ct.us

RESOURCE CENTER ON DEAFNESS
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Speech and Hearing Care Center
282 Washington Street, 2F
Hartford, CT  06106
V: 860-545-9670
FAX: 860-545-9662
Website: https://www.connecticutchildrens.org/

Gallaudet University Regional Center, Region 1
Northern Essex Community College
100 Elliott Way
Haverhill, MA  01830-2399
TTY/V: 978-556-3701
FAX: 978-556-3703
Website: http://www.necc.mass.edu/gallaudet

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAM
Northwestern Connecticut Community/Technical College
Collegiate Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons
Park Place East , Winsted, CT  06098
TTY/V: 860-738-6397
FAX: 860-379-3886
Website: Northwestern Connecticut Community College

 

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