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State Resources - Georgia

The resources listed below provide information and referral or direct services to deaf and hard of hearing children in our state.  They will be able to answer your questions about deafness and related information, or refer you to the most appropriate organizations and services in your area.  This is not a comprehensive list, but rather a starting point to help you identify the different types of services available statewide.  The State Office of Special Education provides information about local elementary and secondary programs for deaf and hard of hearing students.

STATE/AREA SCHOOLS
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
890 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA  30021
TTY/V:  404-298-4869
FAX:  404-299-4485
Web site:  http://www.aasdweb.com

Atlanta Speech School
3160 Northside Parkway NW
Atlanta, GA  30327-1598
TTY/V:  404-233-5332
FAX:  404-266-2175
Web site:  http://www.atlantaspeechschool.org/

Georgia School for the Deaf
232 Perry Farm Road, SW
Cave Spring, GA  30124
TTY/V:  706-777-2200
TTY/V:  1-800-497-3371
FAX:  706-777-2204
Web site:  http://www.gsdweb.org

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 4
1003 Virginia Avenue, Suite 104
Atlanta, GA  30354
TTY:  404-766-2820
V:  404-766-9625
FAX:  404-766-3447
Web site:  http://www.HKNC.org

STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Georgia Department of Education
Division for Exceptional Students
1870 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA  30334-5010
V:  404-656-3693
FAX:  404-651-6457
Web:  http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATON
Georgia Department of Labor
Rehabilitation Services/Vocational Rehabilitation Program
200 Pledmont Avenue
West tower, 10th Floor
Atlanta, GA  30334
 404-232-1998
1-866-489-0001 (toll free)
V:  404-486-6331
V:  1-866-373-7778 (toll free)
FAX:  404-486-0197
Web site:  http://www.dol.state.ga.us/find_voc_rehab_offices.htm

STATE OFFICE ON DEAFNESS
Georgia Council for the Hearing Impaired Inc.
4151 Memorial Drive, Suite 103-B
Decatur, GA  30032
TTY/V:  404-292-5312
TTY/V:  1-800-541-0710
FAX:  404-299-3642
Web site:  http://www.gachi.org

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAMS
Georgia Highlands College
Floyd Campus
3175 HWY 27 S.
PO Box 1864
Rome, GA  30162-1864
TTY/V:  706-295-6731
V:  706-295-6610
Web site: http://www.highlands.edu/about/campuses/rome/rome.htm

University of Georgia
Disability Services
114 Clark Howell Hall
Athens, GA  30602-3338
TTY:  706-542-8778
V:  706-542-8719
FAX:  706.542.7719
Web site:  http://www.drc.uga.edu/

REGIONAL CENTER ON DEAFNESS

Gallaudet University Regional Center - Southeast
Karen Sheffer, Director
Gallaudet University
Hall Memorial Building (HMB) S438
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC  20002
Phone/Videophone: 202-250-2648
Website: http://www.gallaudet.edu/Outreach_Programs/Regional_Centers_.html