More Resources

We’ve collected the following helpful resources for Maine parents and professionals assisting children and adults with hearing loss.

hear ME now created this list to help you discover a wealth of resources on what’s possible today in listening and speaking, even with a complete hearing loss.

This is not a comprehensive list. If you need help navigating these resources and the information they contain, please Contact us for personal guidance.

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Helping families understand childhood hearing loss and importance of early diagnosis.

Association of Late Deafened Adults Inc.
Communication resources, support and acceptance of every deafened individual.

Beginnings
Provides informational, emotional and technical support to families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Child Development Services — a part of the Maine Department of Education
Provides early intervention and public education support.

Hands and Voices
Non-Profit organization dedicated to supporting families and their children who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Financial Assistance for Hearing Aids
Produced by the Better Hearing Institute, this Guide provides information on charitable foundations, private organizations, insurance plans and government programs that can help.

Hearing Exchange
Support groups for people with hearing loss.

Maine Bureau of Rehabilitation Services: Division for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened
Information, referral and advocacy, as well as services and products such as Deaf Identification Cards, Vehicle Placards for Deaf Identification, 70% TTY Discount In-State Calls, and the handbook: Resources: A Guide to Services for People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.

Maine Center on Deafness
Serving the people of Maine who are D/deaf, Hard of Hearing or Late-Deafened

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing/Governor Baxter School
Educational opportunities for Maine’s Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and their families.

Maine Newborn Hearing Program
Maine state program providing information about newborn hearing screening, evaluation and services.

Option Schools
Directorial website for Option Schools around the nation.

Oral Deaf Education
General information on Oral Deaf Education, with videos and other resources.

Raising Special Kids
Helping families of children with disabilities and special health needs.

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