American Society for Deaf Children

BRINGING FAMILIES TOGETHER THROUGH AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

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How do you make decisions that are right for your child and your family?

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Kids Books in ASL

ABC Blocks

Reading and signing go hand in hand. Find ASL retellings of favorite story books!

 ASL Stories Directory

Knowledge Center

Stack Books

Valuable resources for parents, educators, and providers.

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This program is available to the first 500 ASDC Member Families who request access codes. Request yours today!

Families

Resources to help your deaf child and to understand the possibilities for your child’s future. Access to visual language resources and support for your child’s development.
Family Resources

Educators

Resources to assist educators in the classroom and promote and encourage family involvement in the child’s education
Educator Resources

ASL Stories Directory

ASDC Membership

Membership is open to everyone. Family membership is just $35 per year. Right now, when you join ASDC you’ll get five FREE sessions of  Sign On with ASDC – a $125 value! Members are also eligible for scholarships to ASDC events. Join us today!

About ASDC

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ASDC is committed to empowering diverse families with deaf* children and youth by embracing full access to language-rich environments through mentoring, advocacy, resources, and collaborative networks.

*ASDC uses the term “deaf” to be inclusive of various hearing levels, including those who are seen as, or identify as Deaf, deaf, or hard of hearing.

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Recent Posts

Batter Up! Let’s Join the NY Yankees for D/HH Awareness Day!

 Batter up! Get ready to swing for the fences with the New York Yankees at their first-ever Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day! Join us on September 29th at 3:05 pm as we root, root, root for the home team against the Pittsburgh Pirates! But wait, there's more...

Chuck E. Cheese & ASDC Join Forces for Inclusive Fun!

We are thrilled to announce an exciting partnership between Chuck E. Cheese, the ultimate global family entertainment destination, and the American Society for Deaf Children (ASDC), in honor of National ASL Day! At ASDC, we believe in fostering inclusivity for all...

Celebrate National ASL Day with Us!

🎉🤟 Happy National ASL Day! 🤟🎉 Today, April 15th, marks National ASL Day—a time to celebrate the rich history and vibrant culture of American Sign Language (ASL)! In 1817, the American School for the Deaf (ASD) opened its doors in Hartford, Connecticut, laying the...

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