Deaf-Blind Multi-handicapped Association of Texas (DB-MAT) promotes and improves the quality of life for all Texans who are deaf-blind multi-handicapped, deaf multi-handicapped, and blind multi-handicapped.
The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is the nation’s leading organization representing people with hearing loss.
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention. Through advocacy, education, research and financial aid, AG Bell helps to ensure that every child and adult with hearing loss has the opportunity to listen, talk and thrive in mainstream society.
As a state association, the mission of the Texas Association of the Deaf (TAD) is to preserve, protect, and promote the civil, human and linguistic rights of deaf and hard of hearing people in the great state of Texas. The advocacy scope of the TAD is broad, it covers, the breadth of a liftime and impacts all current and future generations in the areas of early intervention, education, employment, health care, mental health, technology, communication accessibility, and youth leadership. See an example of the TAD newsletter.
Texas Association of Parents and Educators of the Deaf (TAPED) is an association of families, educators, and communities collaborating to ensure excellence, equality, and success for students who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Texas Hands & Voices (TX H&V) offers support, information and resources in an unbiased manner to families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Texas Hands & Voices (TX H&V)
P.O. Box 2208
Cypress, TX 77410
(936) 463-8948 (Voice)
The mission of the Texas Academy of Audiology is to serve audiologists and individuals with auditory and balance disorders by promoting excellence, ethics, and education.
Texas Academy of Audiology
P.O. Box 93331
Lubbock, TX 79493-3331
Texas Chargers encourages, educates, and enriches individuals and families living with CHARGE syndrome.
Texas Guide By Your Side™ (GBYS) is a family support program that embodies the mission of Hands & Voices, which is to provide unbiased support to families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Texas Latino Council of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TLCDHH) was created to promote and maintain Latino culture and awareness within Deaf and Hard of Hearing communities across Texas. TLCDHH also aspires to offer its members exciting and unique opportunities to address various issues on an interdisciplinary level based on research, industry, education, and public life, which bring more understanding to the issues that affect our daily lives and allow us to enhance our personal and professional development.
Texas Parent to Parent (TxP2P) is committed to improving the lives of Texas children who have disabilities, chronic illness, and/or special health care needs. TxP2P empowers families to be strong advocates through parent-to-parent support, resource referral, and education.
The primary emphasis of TSID is the development, strengthening, and enhancement of a network of professional interpreters.
The Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association (TSHA) is a professional membership organization that is the recognized resource in Texas for speech-language pathologists (SLPs), audiologists, the citizens of Texas with speech or hearing disorders (consumers), students of speech-language pathology and audiology.