Tag Archives: parenting

Child’s Voice announces Laurie McMahon as 2018 Voice from the Heart Honoree

CHILD’S VOICE ANNOUNCES LAURIE MCMAHON AS 2018 VOICE FROM THE HEART HONOREE   Child’s Voice has selected Laurie McMahon as the 2018 Voice from the Heart Honoree, an award that will be shared at the November 3, 2018 Child’s Voice Autumn Gala.  The Gala raises funds to support Child’s Voice programs that benefit students with […]

Child’s Voice hosts 13th Annual Golf Tournament

CHILD’S VOICE GOLF TOURNAMENT RAISES OVER $90,000 TO BENEFIT CHILDREN WITH HEARING LOSS   On Tuesday, June 12, over 200 golfers, sponsors, supporters, and volunteers gathered for the annual Child’s Voice Golf Tournament. This year, held at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, the Tournament raised over $90,000 for the programs and services at Child’s Voice.   […]

Words from Dr. Michele: Celebrating Better Hearing & Speech Month

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month At Child’s Voice, we are experts at what we do. We teach infants through lower elementary aged children with hearing loss how to listen and speak. We are extremely good at doing this. On May 17th, 11 of our students graduated! Yes, the graduates wore caps and gowns! […]

Baby Beats

Music-based early intervention app makes listening exercises fun We are happy to share this article posted by www.hearinglikeme.com about  BabyBeats™, a musical journey of sounds, music and voice helping little ones learn to listen and communicate. Child’s Voice currently uses the app in therapy sessions.  To read the complete article, please Click Here. Written by Melissa Hyder […]

Looking for things to do over Spring Break?

Keep Skills Sharp During Spring Break. Help your child stay at the top of his learning game  — no flashcards involved! Spring break means a well-deserved reprieve from homework and daily obligations.  But before you know it, the break will be over and it will be back to the bus stop.  Don’t let school skills […]

Hear Indiana Listening and Spoken Language Camp

Six Days – Five Nights – Zero Parents – Countless Friends Hear Indiana’s Listening and Spoken Language Camp gives children and teenagers with hearing loss (ages 8 – 18) the opportunity to make new friends with shared life experiences.  The camp works to further leadership and assertiveness skills in a structured atmosphere: “Fun with a […]

FHSR Associate Board presents Bowling With Friends

The Foundation for Hearing and Speech Rehabilitation Associate Board is holding their “Bowling With Friends” event at Pinstripes in Oak Brook on Sunday March 4th from noon to 2:00 pm.  Children 5 years of age and older are invited to attend this fun, free bowling and pizza party.  This event will be an excellent way […]

Lovin’ Literacy – Building Comprehension

Child's Voice student reading with their parent

Children learn to read through reading sight words and learning to decode the sounds in each word.  Then they have to learn to comprehend what they’ve read.  Reading comprehension can be a challenge for students with a hearing loss due to vocabulary and language delays. One way parents can work on reading comprehension at home […]

Developmental Diversity Resource Fair

Child’s Voice, State Representative Deb Conroy and State Senator Tom Cullerton invite you to attend a free fair to learn about the variety of resources available to children with developmental disabilities.  

Alumni Success Story – Meet Ryne

Alumni Success Story – Meet Ryne We are so very proud of Ryne, Class of 2005.  Here is his story: My twin brother Kyle and I were born critically ill.  My hearing loss is attributed to treatments I received after I was born.  I was aided at 8 months old and continue to wear hearing […]