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Center for Hearing and Communication



Address:50 Broadway, 6th Floor New York NY 10004
Telephone(s):917-305-7700
Fax:917-305-7700
E-mail:info@lhh.org
World Wide Web: http://www.lhh.org/


Description:

The League offers people who are hard of hearing and deaf access to diagnostic, rehabilitation, counseling and education programs.  Programs and services include: audiology, otology, communication therapies, educational management, technical services, psychological services, mental health services, social work, career development, research/training development, recreation, publication/community outreach, and development/fund raising. 

A comprehensive New York City Access Resource Guide for Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing, and Deaf-Blind is available for persons to locate programs and services in the metro area.  It is available at http://www.lhh.org/mhs/guide.htm.




Hours:

Mon - Fri, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Eligibility Requirements:

Persons of all ages with hearing impairments.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

By appointment.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Medicare assignment, Medicare co-pay, Medicaid, private insurance, sliding-scale fees, private pay, Social worker arranged fees.
Access for People with Disabilities:Extra-wide doors; special restroom facilities; grab bars in restrooms; telephone amplifiers; flashing emergency lights; sign language; direct access building.


Services Offered:Career AwarenessCase / Care ManagementHealth CareJob Search / PlacementOutpatient Mental Health CareOutreach ProgramsSpecialized Information and ReferralVolunteer Opportunities
Languages Offered:American Sign Language
Target Groups(By Need):DeafFamilies / Friends of People with DisabilitiesParents of Children with Disabilities