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…
One voice makes a difference
Our Programs
Deaf and hard of hearing playgroups
Parent and community education
Parent and parent networking
Little Listeners (LL) - 2024 Spring Session
Feb. 27, 2024 - @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am
LITTLE LISTENERS (LL) assists families in developing a sound foundation for their early listener (24 mos.-3 yrs.) using auditory/oral communication...

Sign-N-Play Hand-N-Hand Spring Session
Mar. 1, 2024 - @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
SIGN-N-PLAY playgroup fosters creative play & social experiences for parents and their children in a fun and supportive learning environment that promotes spoken and sign language... 

Roots-N-Wings (RNW) - 2024 Spring Session
Mar. 4, 2024 - @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ROOTS-N-WINGS meets weekly and teaches children ages 6-12 yrs. basic roots of sign language with opportunities to spread their wings and feel comfortable using the language...

What our friends are
"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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