HSDC Audiology is BACK!
Last updated May 20, 2021. We are pleased to announce that despite some COVID limitations, Audiology services are back for most of our patients the following services are available by appointment: hearing aid cleanings and repairs, new ear molds, hearing aid consultations, zoom consultations and Hearing aids programming adjustments.
Business hours for all HSDC locations are by appointment only. There are no walk-in services available at this time.
HSDC is committed to our community. During the pandemic, we will continue to provide services in accordance with King County and Washington State public health recommendations. See the table below for details about each program’s availability.
|Audiology & Hearing Aids
|We will reopen for full appointments soon. Visit our Audiology page for up-to-date information on what services are available now.|
|Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
|Videophone and in-person appointments are available.|
|HSDC Interpreting Services
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|Remote and in-person interpreting services are available.|
|Parent-Infant Program (PIP)
|Virtual services available.|
|Rosen Family Preschool
|Virtual and in-person services in progress. Enrollment is open for the 2021-2022 school year.|
|Speech & Language
|By appointment only. In-person and virtual services are available.|
The novel coronavirus is highly contagious. Symptoms include a cough, fever, shortness of breath, or other respiratory issues. If you are experiencing symptoms, please contact your physician and call the Washington State Coronavirus hotline at 1-800-525-0127.
We care about the health of our clients, our staff, and the community, so we urge you to take all the precautions necessary to protect yourselves, including thorough handwashing; coughing into a tissue or your elbow; avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth; and cleaning frequently touched surfaces.
Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center (HSDC) commits to implementing anti-racist and anti-audist practices based on recommendations from the HSDC Equity Team. We understand the work for Racial & Social Justice is never done and there are always opportunities to do more. It is our responsibility to do all we can to support BIPOC and people who are Deaf, DeafBlind, hard of hearing, and have speech diversity.
We will commence with these commitments immediately and begin with 11 intentional actions, with the help of outside experts from the BIPOC and Deaf communities.
News & Updates
- Cocktails & Connections | March 11, 2021 | Watch the replay
- Levi’s Story | Parent-Infant Program
- In Support of the Asian and Asian American Community
- Visit the HSDC Family Room: Instagram | Facebook | Twitter
HSDC in the News
- The Deaf community faces another communication hurdle as face masks become the new normal | USA Today
- Deaf community facing challenges during pandemic | KIRO 7 News
Who We Are
Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center (HSDC) is a nonprofit serving the Puget Sound area. Our mission is to foster inclusive and accessible communities through communication, advocacy, and education.
We offer services for people who are D/deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech-language differences, as well as their families and friends. We also offer trainings for organizations that wish to better serve D/deaf and hard of hearing community members.
Services We Provide
Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center offers a comprehensive array of services including, but not limited to, those listed below.