Why Choose Hand-N-Hand?
Hand-N-Hand is a nonprofit organization that offers children 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…
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Our Programs
Deaf and hard of hearing playgroups
Parent and community education
Parent and parent networking
Early Support Services (ESS)
Oct. 21, 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.
To inquire about ESS or to schedule an appointment, contact Jenny Geiken at 920-737-0477 or jlgeiken@hnhnew.org.

Roots-N-Wings (RNW) - 2019 Fall Session
Oct. 21, 2019 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ROOTS-N-WINGS (RNW) meets weekly (September 16 - December 9, 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.
Registration required by September 9, 2019.

Parent-N-Parent (PNP) Networking Program / Teen Panel
Oct. 21, 2019 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
PARENT-N-PARENT (PNP) Networking links parents with parents who have “been there” and have agreed to share their stories, experiences, expertise and advice.  Registration required by October 18, 2019.

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"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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