November 18, 2018—The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) convened thousands of professionals for their annual conference. [More]
November 5, 2018—Clarke Northampton was the site of the Massachusetts State Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Stakeholder Meeting on October 29.[More]
October 2, 2018—In a recent study conducted at the Florida Hospital for Children, and co-led by Linda Baumgartner, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, speech-language pathologist and auditory-verbal therapist at Clarke Jacksonville, preliminary findings suggest an improvement in hearing in...[More]
September 19, 2018—Get resources and techniques for the use of auditory-verbal strategies in Hearing First’s new learning experience led by Sherri Fickenscher, early intervention teacher of the deaf and education support specialist at Clarke Philadelphia.[More]
September 21, 2016—Clarke Mainstream Services is excited to announce the upcoming social programs and opportunities for kids with hearing loss that will take place in 2016-17. Be sure to mark your calendars and register early!
A day-long program designed specifically for mainstreamed students with hearing loss in grades 7-12 will be held at the Springfield Marriott Hotel in Springfield, MA and run concurrently with Clarke’s annual conference. Enrollment is limited…view the Making Connections! brochure and register now!
The Clarke Buddies Program for students who are deaf or hard of hearing ages 8-17 is gearing up for another amazing year! This program is a fun opportunity to meet, get to know, and connect on a regular basis with other kids who are deaf or hard of hearing! At our in-person meet-ups, you will be sharing advice and experiences, participate in team building activities, and build a sense of community. Older students can choose to be mentors and gain leadership and community experience while being a role model to a younger student.
Clarke's Summer Adventure is a two-week, theme-based camp for children ages 9 to 17 with hearing loss who utilize hearing technology, such as hearing aids or cochlear implants, and communicate using listening and spoken language. Activities are led by experienced teachers of the deaf and young adults with hearing loss, and encourage leadership and independence, while enhancing listening, communication and social skills. Held in Easthampton, Massachusetts, Summer Adventure offers campers the opportunity to interact with other children with hearing loss from all over the country, make new friends and have lots of fun! Children enjoy field trips, recreation, arts and crafts, hiking, swimming, and more!