State Resources-North Carolina

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 SCHOOLS
Eastern North Carolina School for the Deaf
Highway 301 North
PO Box 2768
Wilson, NC 27894-2768
V: 252-237-2450 Ext. 222
FAX: 252-243-9889
Website: http://www.encsd.net/

North Carolina School for the Deaf
517 West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655
TTY/V: 828-432-5200
FAX: 828-433-4044
Website: http://www.ncsd.net

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 4
1003 Virginia Avenue, Suite 104
Atlanta, GA 30354
TTY: 404-766-2820
V: 404-766-9625
FAX: 404-766-3447
Website: http://www.HKNC.org

OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Exceptional Children Division
301 North Wilmington Street, 6th Floor
Raleigh, NC 27601-2825
V: 919-807-3969
FAX: 919-807-3243
Website: http://www.ncpublicschools.org/ec

STATE OFFICE ON DEAFNESS
Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

1100 Navaho Drive
Woodoak bldg., GL-3
2301 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27603-2001
TTY/V: 919-874-2244
FAX: 919-855-6873
Website: http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dsdhh/

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
805 Ruggles Drive
2803 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC  27699-2801
V:  919-855-3500
FAX:  919-733-7968
Web site: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

RESOURCE CENTER ON DEAFNESS
Gallaudet University Regional Centers

Peet Hall 412
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone/Videophone: 202-250-2648
Website: http://www.gallaudet.edu/office-of-national-outreach/regional-centers

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAMS
Gardner-Webb University
Noel Program for the Deaf
PO Box 7274
Boiling Springs, NC  28170
TTY/V: 704-406-3991
V: 704-406-4270
FAX: 704-406-3524
Website: http://www.gardner-webb.edu

 

Last revised January 2015

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