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
Early Support Services (ESS)
Feb. 25, 2019 - @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
EARLY SUPPORT SERVICES (ESS) provide early intervention for deaf & hard of hearing infants, toddlers & their families.  ESS offer regular office hours, as well as specialized one:one and small group sessions to promote on-time development.



Roots-N-Wings (RNW) - 2019 Spring Session
Feb. 25, 2019 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ROOTS-N-WINGS (RNW) meets weekly (January 28 - May 6, 2019) and 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 - 2019 Spring Session
Feb. 25, 2019 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Connecting children, families and communities through play! DHH PLAYGROUP meets regularly (January 28 - May 6, 2019) 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.

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Feb 15 - 3:52 pm
Thanks for sharing Andrea... Just a little taste of what Hand-N-Hand tries to offer families in Northeast Wisconsin!
Feb 9 - 12:33 am
Congrats......Hand-N-Hand's doors are open to welcome this little fella and his family at any time!
Feb 3 - 9:52 am
Thank you Live Like Ava, Inc.. We miss you and will utilize this sound field system, remembering you always! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts and keep up the great work in supporting our community you truly are an angel! ??
Jan 31 - 11:11 am
Congratulations to our Hand-N-Hand alumni volunteer Patrick Danen! Keep up the great work and thanks for being such a great role model for children who are deaf and hard of hearing!
Jan 28 - 9:46 am
Due to the winter storm, classes at Hand-N-Hand on Monday January 28 are cancelled. 2019 classes kick off next week!
Jan 30 - 12:26 am
Check these out at Hand-N-Hand on Monday!
Jan 26 - 4:49 pm
Looking forward to the visit from Hear in the Fox Cities on Feb 4th!
Dec 10, 2018 - 11:27 am
Thanks for your support of children and families in Northeast Wisconsin!
Nov 25, 2018 - 9:01 am
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Nov 23, 2018 - 7:43 am
An ABC story is so fun to watch... you will notice with every action, his hand shapes change as the alphabet progresses!
Feb 15 - 3:52 pm
Thanks for sharing Andrea... Just a little taste of what Hand-N-Hand tries to offer families in Northeast Wisconsin!
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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