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 Pedal Power
Join our team of cyclists and raise funds for Deaf babies by participating in the Cape Cycle Tour .... or support our cyclists by sponsoring them.

[posted 3 February 2016]
image Mother of 3 deaf babies nominated as a Lead SA hero
Bianca Birdsey’s initiative in starting a support group for parents of deaf children has been recognised.

[posted 18 December 2015]
image Order your 2016 calendar today!
2016 is fast approaching - get organised by ordering your calendar from HI HOPES

[posted 9 November 2015]
image Experts discuss ethics in early intervention
Informed choice in early intervention: Ethics‚ principles and human rights was the subject of a recent course at Wits University.

[posted 18 September 2015]
image Parents learn Sign Language
Parents of Deaf children attended a free 5-day Sign Language course at the Centre for Deaf Studies during Deaf Awareness month.

[posted 18 September 2015]






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spending a cent -
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with HI HOPES as the beneficiary
and help Deaf kids every time
you shop at Woolworths and
other participating stores.

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