Dedicated to helping Deaf and hard-of-hearing children grow and learn in a world they cannot hear
Home Intervention for Deaf Children


HI HOPES provides support for families with Deaf or hard-of-hearing infants.

Our focus is on early intervention and promoting whichever method of communication is best suited to the particular child and his or her family.


For parents

Deaf Child with mom

Find answers to your questions, practical help, and connect to other parents of deaf children.

For professionals

Hearing aid for child

Partner with HI HOPES to get the best for your patients.

For good

sign language

Help fund more Parent Advisors so we can reach more deaf children.


image Watch out for this Giant Ear!
Marisa Laidlaw is raising funds for us by dressing up in a giant ear suit to ride the Gears for Ears MTB Challenge on 26 October.

[posted 13 October 2014]
image Wits Centre for Deaf Studies leads Deaf Awareness Month Celebrations
Every September, the international Deaf community celebrates Deaf awareness month to raise awareness of Deaf-related issues

[posted 12 September 2014]
image New Parent Support Group launched
THRIVE is the brain child of Bianca Birdsey‚ who is the mother of three deaf babies.

[posted 12 September 2014]
image Hi Hopes Annual Report 2013
Read our latest Annual Report

[posted 12 September 2014]
image Deaf Mentors Gauteng and KwaZulu Natal
Deaf Mentors play a key role in supporting families as they learn to deal with the unique challenges of having a deaf or hard of hearing child.

[posted 29 August 2014]





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