Early Hearing, Detection and Intervention Program
The EHDI Program is a part of the Michigan Department of Community Health and works with hospitals and clinics to identify newborns and infants who have a hearing loss. While the hospitals do the hearing screens on the newborns, the EHDI program is working with community providers and developing information for families.
Michigan Coalition for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People
Coalition is a statewide coalition of agencies and organizations working together to improve accessibility and services for Michigan’s Deaf and Hard of Hearing people. The Coalition meets quarterly to address issues pertinent to people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.
Michigan Department of Education - Low Incidence Outreach
The MDE-LIO provides educational materials and supports to students who are blind or visually impaired (BVI) and/or Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH, their families, and school district personnel.
Michigan Department of Civil Rights-Division on Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard of Hearing
This state office concentrates on helping to improve the lives of Michigan's Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing citizens. Our mission is affirming the indisputable right of persons who are Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing to secure effective communication. It receives input from its 13-member citizens Advisory Council appointed by the Governor. Services include Technical Support, Information and Referral, Accommodations, Interpreter Information and Services.