HI HOPES | Western Cape Government

HI HOPES

Description:

Services:

1. Educational and awareness programmes on early identification of deafness and what to do with a deaf child targeting mothers, care givers and families.

2. Home based early intervention support and information programme to families of hard of hearing infants (0-3years) :  inclusive of :  weekly visits by Parent Advisors providing emotional support, informational and skills based specifically for the  deaf infant and his/her family.

3. Training of  new interventionist to provide service to families of deaf children.

4. Deaf Mentor support (exposure to Deaf culture, Deaf way of life, sign language, spoken & sign langauge) by Deaf Mentors targeting  families of Deaf Infants.

5. Training workshops for Parent Advisors to upgrade skills on latest development.     

 

Type of Disability: Parents of deaf/ hearing loss children.

Location: Bellville, Cape Town
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Social Service Organisations (SSO)
Contact Information:
Street Address:

22 Sixth Avenue, Belville, 7530.

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 083 324 1588
E-mail: claudine.storbeck@gmail.com
Contact Notes:

Contact person: Prof. Claudine Storbeck

The content on this page was last updated on 17 November 2016