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Disclaimer: The announcement posted on this page is submitted by other public and/or private organizations that is related to the education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children. This page do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of CDHHE or any of Indiana State agencies. CDHHE does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information posted here. CDHHE does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked websites and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer.

MAY

May 7, 2016. - Parent Infant Toddler Playgroup. Click here for more information.

RSVP by May 4th. Discussion Topic is "Parent/Child Temperament". Language interpreters (ASL, Spanish, Burmese, etc.) available upon request. Please let us know if interpreting services are requested so we can do our best to secure an interpreter for your specific language. For more information, contact Kjari Newell

May 19, 2016. - Family F.U.N. Night

Hosted at EWAC building, 1200 E. 42nd Street, Indianapolis, IN.

Projected Schedule: Pizza: 5:30-6:00, Presentation: 6:00-7:00 pm. Child Activities is provided.

To sign up or to get more information, call 855-875-5193  or send an email to cdhhe@isdh.in.gov.

Would you like to see information on a specific topic discussed in the future? If so, please send your ideas to cdhhe@isdh.in.gov.

May 25, 26 and 27, 2016. - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Click here for more information

The Indiana School for the Deaf presents a spring play that is open to the public with admission for adults at $5.00.  8 to 18 years old: $3.00. Kids under 8: free. May 25 and 27 showing will be at 7:00 pm. May 26 will be at 10:00 am. Contact Matthew Annis for more information.

June

June 4, 2016. - Parent Infant Toddler Playgroup. Click here for more information.

RSVP by June 1st. Discussion Topic is "Outdoor Play!". Language interpreters (ASL, Spanish, Burmese, etc.) available upon request. Please let us know if interpreting services are requested so we can do our best to secure an interpreter for your specific language. For more information, contact Kjari Newell

July

July 8, 2016. - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm -  "Understanding Childhood Hearing Loss: Whole Family Approaches to Living and Thriving" by pediatric audiologist Dr. Brian Fligor.

Hosted at Hamilton East Public Library, Noblesville, Indiana. This is for professionals who work with families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing (Audiologist, Speech-Language Pathologists, Deaf Educators, Early Interventionists and other professionals). Cost is $30. Contact Alyssa Rex, Au.D. at 317.233.1264 for more information. 

Dr. Fligor’s book stresses that the aim of evaluation and intervention is to break down the barriers and ‘give the child with hearing loss access to language’. He discusses how managing hearing loss in children should be family-centered and requires teamwork between parents and all professionals involved with the child. The information he shares about the social-emotional aspects of growing up with hearing loss gives essential guidance to families to help support their children reach their full potential. This workshop will also provide information regarding “filling the gap” for audiologists communicating with families.

July 18, 19 and 20,  2016. - Summer Institute for Educational Interpreters. Click here for more information.

This 9:00 am to 4:00 pm workshop presented by Bridget Sabatke is open to Educational Interpreters currently working with students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing in Indiana school systems (P-12). The location is at Hilton Garden Inn Northwest in Indianapolis. 

July 23, 2016. - IN Hands & Voices Polo Party

Third Annual Polo Event for a fun familiy and professional gathering at the Hickory Hall Polo Club. To request more information, send email to inhandsandvoices@gmail.com.