Why Choose Hand-N-Hand?
Hand-N-Hand is a nonprofit organization that offers children ages birth to five who are deaf and hard of hearing, their parents, and families the opportunity to connect in a friendly environment that promotes language, early literacy, and social and emotional development through Educational Programs, Parent and Community Education, and Outreach. Hand-N-Hand is the only nonprofit in Northeast Wisconsin offering specialized programs to young deaf and hard of hearing children and their families. Hand-N-Hand programs are driven and designed by parents, individuals educated and active in the deaf and hard of hearing field, and Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community members.  This unique organization serves as a resource for agencies and families educating and promoting the importance of early intervention and education for young deaf and hard of hearing children, while raising the community’s awareness the impact a hearing difference may have on a child’s and family’s development.  Read more…
One voice makes a difference
Our Programs
Deaf and hard of hearing playgroups
Parent and community education
Parent and parent networking
Outreach
Classes/Events
Roots-N-Wings (RNW)
Sept. 24, 2018 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ROOTS-N-WINGS (RNW) teaches children ages 6 through 12 the basic roots of sign language while encouraging them to spread their wings and feel comfortable using the language.



Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Playgroup - Fall Session
Sept. 24, 2018 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Connecting children, families and communities through play! DHH PLAYGROUP meets regularly (September 17 - December 3) and offers children ages birth to five who are deaf and hard of hearing, their parents, families, and caregivers the opportunity to have fun and learn in a friendly environment that promotes language, early literacy, and social & emotional development.



Little Listeners
Sept. 26, 2018 - @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am
LITTLE LISTENERS assists families in developing a sound foundation for their early listener using auditory/oral communication.

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Sep 17 - 3:14 pm
Programs begin tonight!!!! www.hnhnew.org
Sep 5 - 2:23 pm
If you haven't already bought your tickets for the Back to School Benefit Concert, this Saturday 9/8/18 at the Ashwaubenon Performing Arts Center, 7 PM... Do it today!
Sep 5 - 2:16 pm
Check out these opportunities through Wisconsin Outreach Services.
Aug 28 - 5:22 pm
Buy your tickets today!! NEW Fusion Dance & Performing Arts in collaboration with All That Dance, Forever Dance Company, Inclusion Dance, & Kaleidoscope Dance Studio present: NEW Fusion BACK TO SCHOOL BENEFIT CONCERT Saturday September 8, 2018; 7pm Ashwaubenon Performing Arts Center * Silent Auction starting at 6pm prior to the show * Visit Ticket Star to purchase tickets https://www.ashwaubenonpac.org/tickets All proceeds benefit Hand-N-Hand of Northeastern Wisconsin, Inc., The Appleton Education Foundation, and Dancers Against Cancer THANKS NEW Fusion Dance & Performing Arts! ?
Aug 28 - 5:12 pm
Can you "spare" a Sunday afternoon in November? Sponsor/Participant our STRIKES-N-SCARES BOWLING BASH. Funds raised will support educational programs and outreach to deaf and hard of hearing children and their families, and the community in Northeast Wisconsin. Since 2002, Hand-N-Hand continues to be the only nonprofit in Northeast Wisconsin that provides specialized services to young children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families, while uniquely supporting our community. STRIKES-N-SCARES BOWLING BASH Sunday November 4, 2018; 12pm - 3pm Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley; 2929 Allied St, Green Bay Registration 11:30am / Raffle Drawings 2:30pm * All bowlers who register by 10/8/18 will receive a Hand-N-Hand Bowling Bash T-Shirt! * Collect $200 in pledges and your name will be entered in a prize drawing at the event! * Halloween costumes, individual or team, are encouraged! Scotty, Morning Show Host-Q 90 FM, will emcee the bowling bash with raffles, music & more! Participant/Sponsor Forms, Pledge Sheet, and event flyer can be found at http://www.hnhnew.org/sponsors/fundraising/ For more information on sponsorship or volunteer opportunities, or about the event, please contact Jenny Geiken at jlgeiken@hnhnew.org or (920) 737-0477
Aug 26 - 1:23 am
Today has officially been one year since I had the pleasure of meeting all my new friends at Hand N Hand! Truly it has been a life changing experience for our entire family and I am grateful for every moment! I can't wait to start playgroup up again this fall! See you all soon!
Aug 22 - 10:12 am
Great day for our Hand-N-Hand Family Reunion Picnic at the NEW Zoo! http://www.hnhnew.org/classes-and-events/
Aug 10 - 9:28 am
Nice video with older CI recipients.
Aug 9 - 12:35 pm
Inspiring opportunity in Green Bay!
Jul 6 - 10:28 am
Happy Friday! Mark your calendars and join Hand-N-Hand at our upcoming summer outing: A Day at BAY BEACH Monday, July 9 10am & 6pm Hand-N-Hand summer outings are open to families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as the community. Please feel free to share this information so ALL can take advantage of these events and connect with familiar friends and meet some new! For more information on our summer outings visit the Programs page on our website (www.hnhnew.org).
Sep 17 - 3:14 pm
Programs begin tonight!!!! www.hnhnew.org
What our friends are
saying
"Hand-N-Hand is a place where our family has always felt welcome. Our children get the opportunity to interact with their friends and we get the opportunity to practice our sign language skills and share our experiences with other families who have children with hearing loss. There is NO other program like it in Northeast Wisconsin."

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