Resources

National Deaf Organizations:
National Association of the Deaf (NAD)
World Federation of the Deaf (WFD)
National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA)
American Association of the Deaf-Blind (AADB)
Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults (HKNC)
Hearing Loss of America Association (HLAA)
National Council of Hispanic Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Deaf Seniors of America (DSA)

State Organizations:
Atlanta Black Deaf Advocates (ABDA)
Georgia Association of the Deaf (GAD)
Georgia Association of the Deaf-Blind (GADB)
Deaf Seniors of Georgia (DSG)
The Atlanta chapter of the Association of Late-Deafened Adults (ALDA Peach)

American Sign Language Classes:
Georgia State University – Perimeter College
University of Georgia (UGA)
American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA)

American Sign Language (ASL) Resources:
Le Tutor Language School

Education:
Georgia School for the Deaf (GSD)
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf (AASD)
Gallaudet University
National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID)
Georgia State Department of Education/Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
Accessible Materials Project (AMP)

Emergency Preparedness:
Georgia Emergency Preparedness Coalition for Individuals with Disabilities and Older Adults

Families of Deaf Child:
American Society for Deaf Children (ASDC)

Health Education in ASL:
DeafMD

Hearing Aids:
Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation

Interpreter Organizations:
Georgia Registry Interpreter for the Deaf (GARID)
Registry Interpreter for the Deaf (RID)
World Association of Sign Language Interpreters
National Alliance of Black Interpreters

Law relating to Deaf:
Deaf Child’s Bill of Rights
Educational Interpreting License
IDEA
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Title I – Employment
Title II – State & Local Government
Title III – Public Accommodations & Commercial Facilities

Mobile App (iOS or Android):
ASL Baby Sign
Marlee Signs
Ready. Georgia

State Government/State Agency:
Centers for Independent Living
Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA)
State of Georgia ADA Coordinator’s Office

Video Relay Services:
Convo Relay
Purple
Sorenson
ZVRS