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
Outreach
Classes/Events
Parent-N-Parent (PNP) Networking Program
June 24, 2021 - @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parent-N-Parent Networking Social & Workshop will include dinner, discussion, and a virtual workshop presented by MED-EL. 

PNP Meeting at-a-glance:
6:00 - 7:00 PM Pizza, Social & Networking
7:00 - 8:00 PM (virtual) MED-EL Sponsored Workshop; topic: Theory of Mind
PARENT-N-PARENT (PNP) Networking links parents with parents who have “been there” and have agreed to share their stories, experiences, expertise and advice.
Meetings are open to the community; registration required by Monday 6/21 for the HNH Parent-N-Parent Networking Social & Workshop on Thursday, June 24 at 6 PM.
 



HNH Outing - Family Fun Day
June 26, 2021 - @ 3:00 pm
Join Jenny and HNH families for outdoor family-fun experiences at the Geiken home in Abrams!  RSVP required by the Thursday before each Family Fun Day.



HNH Outing - Parks & Picnics / Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary
July 5, 2021 - @ 10:00 am
Get ready to prowl and discover birds, mammals, and other wild animals! Meet at the Nature Center at 10:00 am; bring a picnic lunch to eat in the park after our self-guided tour.  Register on the Hand-N-Hand website or RSVP to Jenny by 7/2

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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