EDUDEAF is for deaf, teachers of the deaf, and other professionals working with the deaf.
Also there are many parents of deaf children online.
VRC also serves as a world-wide resource for members of the deaf, hard of hearing, and late-deafened communities seeking to locate realtime and/or captioning services.
Nurse Week's Hearing Loss: the Hidden Epidemic -- written by two RN's who are hearing impaired (their terminology); the article gives a good description of adult onset hearing loss; although is scant on the concept of being culturally Deaf.
You'll get an auto-reply back when you send me e-mail, you might want to read it here first!
with an information page for Usher syndrome including signs & symptoms, history & cause, Usher Syndrome I, II & III, support services, special education schools & books for the genetic impairment.I also strongly recommend visiting and typing in "Deaf" as a search topic. (Please don't e-mail me asking if I know of any others because if I knew about them, I'd put them here).I haven't added to these bibliographies in the past Spain: Federacio de Sords de Catalunya (Fesoca) -- "our federation is at the city of Barcelona (Spain, Europe) and gives different services to deaf people of the spaniard province called Catalunya (Spain)." World: - International Committee of Sports for the Deaf, or the Deaf Olympics, formerly called Comité International des Sports des Sourds, CISS (The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf). I don't recommend this one b/c not all the schools list that they offer a Deaf Ed. If you know of a scholarship that isn't listed, please e-mail and let me know.International Deaf Education and Advancement Fund -- a scholarship fund deaf and hard of hearing students from developing countries who demonstrate financial need, maintain an above-average grade point average, and are committed to returning home to help their deaf communities in educational or social advancement Listing of Graduate Schools -- "here you have to search by the topic "special education" and then by the desired region of the U. USA: International Hearing Dog - " We train dogs to assist people that are deaf and hearing impaired at no cost to them.Our organization places dogs all over the United States.