Nine East Network is dedicated to connecting Vermont’s deaf and hard of hearing children with effective strategies and supports for learning.  Our team of experienced professionals offer direct services, training, and consultation in all regions of Vermont.  We support families and educators in creating the best learning opportunities possible for deaf and hard of hearing children.  We also provide consulting services in the areas of speech and language, literacy and math instruction, and curriculum development.

Do you have a referral for an infant or school-aged child?

If so, please contact our Administrative Coordinator Ileene Therrien via email or phone (802) 229-0100.

Click here to find a description of our services and rates for the School-Based Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program.

What's New

Community College of Vermont is currently offering Sign Language Studies courses in Montpelier, Winooski, and St. Albans for the Fall 2015 and upcomin[read more]

On September 17, 2015, the Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act, H.R. 3535 was introduced in the United States Congress.  Backed by bipartisan s[read more]

Nine East Network is proud to sponsor the non-profit Vermont Stage’s upcoming theatrical production, featuring a touching portrayal of some of t[read more]

This May 31, 2015 article in VTDigger.com summarizes the current status of efforts to address services for people who are deaf, DeafBlind, and hard of[read more]

The Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Reauthorization Act (HR 1344) is currently awaiting federal congressional action.  This bill authorizes [read more]

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