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Organizations & Agencies

By Soleil Slawson


Various Resources for Parents

  • Cochlear implant information
    • A brief overview of cochlear implants from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • CI School toolkit
    • Information, tips, and strategies to welcome a child with a cochlear implant into a mainstream classroom
  • Helpful handouts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about hearing loss in children. Includes information about the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program, decision guides for communication modalities, questions you may want to ask of your child’s care team members, and much more
  • Directory of organizations from the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NICDC)
  • What to expect before, during, and after cochlear implant surgery from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Cochlear Implant Manufacturers

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