Parents of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children and Youth

As Deaf, hard-of-hearing, hearing, and interpreter friends who meet together to worship the Savior Jesus Christ, there are available resources for multi-lingual families like yours. Here are a few that have helped us.

For Strength of Deaf Youth Conference

For the Strength of Deaf Youth is an annual weeklong summer conference for Deaf and hard-of-hearing youth ages 14–18.

Where Can I Find an ASL Unit Near Me?

There are other groups, branches, and wards that support sign language services and interpretation throughout the world. Here's where to find them.

A helpful tool for parents and children, the ASL Children's Songbook (Selections) can be helpful for teaching young Deaf and hearing children and leading songs in Primary.

Find links to ASL scriptures, lessons, and other materials in the Quicklinks area.

Animated multi-chapter presentations of scripture stories. 

A helpful tool that provides American Sign Language descriptions of common scriptural words and concepts. (ASL)

You may have family members who have additional disabilities or health challenges. The Church has many helpful guidelines, articles, and support materials that might help you and your family.

"What Church Leaders Are Saying about Disabilities," Liahona, June 2020