Be an Advocate

You are your child’s most important advocate!  To learn more about resources for your child and what you can do to support your child’s development, visit the following websites:


En Voz Alta, an organization of parents and professionals who work collaboratively to provide support to children with hearing loss and their families in the El Paso and Hudspeth Counties and Gadsden ISD community, is pleased to announce that we are not accepting applications for membership to En Voz Alta's Advisory Council. If you are interested please see the attached information.

2016 EVA AC membership application and letter.pdf


Texas Hands & Voices (TX H&V) offers support, information and resources in an unbiased manner to families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing.  Outreach activities, parent/professional/community collaboration, and advocacy efforts are focused on enabling Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children to reach their highest potential.



Odyssey features articles about issues important to the families of deaf and hard of hearing children and the professionals who work with them.  Each issue centers around a specific theme. Subscription is free.


The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is committed to ensuring that all people with speech, language, and hearing disorders receive services to help them communicate effectively.

Here you will find resources to help you understand communication and communication disorders.