A smiling mom and baby; the baby has a cochlear implant | photo courtesy of Cochlear Americas

Getting Services for Your Child

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Program

  • dph.newbornhearing@illinois.gov

Early Intervention (Part C)

  • (217) 782-0516

Carle Auditory Oral School

  • (217) 326-2824

Child's Voice

  • (630) 595-8200

Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission (IDHHC)

  • (217) 557-4495 or (217) 557-4487
  • dhh.webmaster@illinois.gov

Illinois Newborn Hearing Program/ Illinois Guide By Your Side

  • (866) 655-4588

Illinois School for the Deaf

  • (217) 479-4297

Parent Information for Illinois EHDI

Sertoma

  • (816) 333-8300
  • infosertoma@sertomahq.org
a dad signing -water- with his little boy

Learning More About Communication Options

ASL University

John Tracy Clinic (English)

  • (213) 748-5481
  • pals@jtc.org

John Tracy Clinic (español)

National Cued Speech Association

  • (800) 459-3529
two boys playing with toys, one has a cochlear implant | photo courtesy of Advanced Bionics

Finding Families Like Yours

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

  • (202) 337-5220
  • info@agbell.org

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (español)

American Society for Deaf Children

  • (800) 942-2732

CHOICES for Parents

  • (312) 523-6400 or (866) 733-8729
  • choicesforparents@yahoo.com

Family Resource Center on Disabilities

  • (312) 939-3513
  • info@frcd.org

Family Voices of Illinois

  • (866) 931-1110 / (815) 464-8247

Hands and Voices of Illinois

  • (630) 697-3544
  • Ilhandsandvoices@gmail.com

Illinois Raising Special Kids

Illinois Service Resource Center

  • (847) 559-0110

The Arc of Illinois

  • (815) 464-1832