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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)
Latinx Deaf, DeafBlind, Deaf Disabled, Hard of Hearing ​and Late Deafened Communities
Deaf Seniors of America (DSA)

State Organizations:
Georgia Association of the Deaf (GAD)

Georgia Association of the DeafBlind (GADB)

DeafBlind Access of the South (DBAS)
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)


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)

Auditory Verbal Center (AVC)

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

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

Full Guide for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students (EduBirdie)


Health Education in ASL:
Deaf Health


Hearing Aids:
Georgia Lighthouse Foundation


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


Law relating to Deaf:
Deaf Child’s Bill of Rights
Educational Interpreting License
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


Home additions and apps for the Deaf and HoH


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

BRIDGES- Domestic Violence


Video Relay Services:
Convo Relay


National Deaf Therapy