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State Resources - New Jersey

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.

SCHOOLS FOR THE DEAF
Marie H. Katzenbach School for the Deaf
New Jersey School for the Deaf
PO Box 535
Trenton, NJ  08625-0535
TTY:  609-530-6620
V:  609-530-3100
FAX:  609-530-5791
Web site:  http://www.mksd.org

Summit Speech School
705 Central Avenue
New Providence, NJ  07974
TTY/V:  908-508-0011
FAX:  908-508-0012
Web Site:  http://www.summitspeech.org/contact.html

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Helen Keller National Center, Region 2
111 Middle Neck Road
Sands Point, NY  11050
TTY:  516-883-6914
V:  516-944-8900
FAX:  516-767-1738
Web site:  http://www.HKNC.org

STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Office of Special Education Programs
New Jersey Department of Education
PO Box 500
Trenton, NJ  08625-0500
TTY:  609-984-8432
V:  609-292-0147
FAX:  609-984-8422
Web site:  http://www.state.nj.us/education

STATE OFFICE ON DEAFNESS
Department of Human Services
Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
P.O. Box 074
Trenton, NJ  08625-0074
TTY/V:  609-984-7281
TTY/V:  800-792-8339 (in NJ)
FAX:  609-984-0390
Web site:  http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/ddhh

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

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAMS
Camden County College
The MidAtlantic Post-Secondary Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
PO Box 200
Blackwood, NJ  08012
TTY:  856-374-4855
V:  856-277-7200 Ext. 4506 (voice)
FAX:  856-374-5003
Web site:  http://www.camdencc.edu/

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