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Hearing Impairment

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Resources for Deafness/Hearing Impairment

Center for Communication, Hearing & Deafness

Educational programs on hearing loss in older adults, senior hearing screening, information and referral. Hearing assistance products.

Center for Communication, Hearing & Deafness
10243 West National Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

Visit Website [1]

Contact Number(s)

Call (414) 604-2200 [2]
TTY (414) 604-7217 [3]


UniversaLink

Shop for gadgets and great devices available to help you or a loved one hear and communicate better!

UniversaLink Milwaukee
10243 West National Avenue
Milwaukee WI 53227

Visit Website [4]

Contact Number(s)

Call (414) 541-5465 [5]

Call 1 (800) 755-7994 [6]


Deaf Linx

Information on deafness, deaf culture, American Sign Language (ASL) and all other related topics.

Visit Website [7]

 


Hearing Loss Association of America

Hearing Loss Association of America
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 1200
Bethesda, MD 20814

Visit Website [8]

Contact Number(s)

Call 1 (301) 657-2248 [9]


Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Center for Communication, Hearing & Deafness

Deaf/Hard of Hearing Specialists supporting the DHS.

Lee Sherman Dreyfus State Office Building
141 NW Barstow Street #157
Waukesha, WI 53188

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Contact Number(s)

Community Service Associate
(CSA)/Staff Interpreter (262) 613-9056 [11]
Disability Benefit Specialist Videophone (262) 347-3045 [12]
Regional Coordinator Videophone (262) 290-4466


Telecommunications Equipment Purchase Program (TEPP)

TEPP issues vouchers for equipment needed in order to use basic telephone services to Wisconsin residents who are deaf, hard of hearing, speech impaired or mobility or motion impaired.

Public Service Commission
PO Box 7854
Madison, WI 53707

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Contact Number(s)

Call 1 (608) 274-1980 [14]
TTY 1 (608) 274-4448 [15]


Wisconsin Lions Foundation

Hearing Aid Program providing hearing instruments for adults and children who could otherwise not afford them.

Wisconsin Lions Foundation
3834 County Road A
Rosholt, WI 54473

Visit Website [16]

Contact Number(s)

Call (877) 463-6953 [17]


Wisconsin Telecommunication Relay System

A free service that provides full telephone accessibility to people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, and speech-disabled.

Visit Website [18]

Contact Number(s)

Call 7-1-1
Call 1 (800) 947-6644 [19]
TTY 1 (800) 947-3529 [20]