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EHDI: Early Hearing Detection & Intervention

California Deaf/Hard of Hearing Adult Involvement Programs

Program Name and Website

Program Contact(s):

Alice McGill (No Email Address Provided)

Program Affiliation

  • NorCal Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Program Goal

  • A Deaf Mentor is a Deaf adult who is fluent in sign language, participates in Deaf Community events and has the ability to work with families and deaf/hard of hearing children to teach sign language. • The family and child have the positive adult role model who is Deaf • Support the Deaf child’s language development that ensures English literacy • Provide families with understanding of ASL, Deaf Culture and the Deaf Community