Presentation on theme: "Journey to Sound Beginnings Planning a Family Conference Sound Beginnings is supported in part by project 1 H61 MC 00049 01 from the Maternal and Child."— Presentation transcript:
Journey to Sound Beginnings Planning a Family Conference Sound Beginnings is supported in part by project 1 H61 MC 00049 01 from the Maternal and Child Health program (Title V, Social Security Act), Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.
Planning Committee Allison Emerson – Parent Brenda Lancaster – Parent Kim Sykes – Sound Beginnings Audiologist/Coordinator Megan Duncan – Sound Beginnings Data Manager
Family Selection Process Letters to Part C Networks Criteria for Selection Hearing loss was primary disability Statewide representation Varied degrees of hearing loss and types of amplification
Family Selection Process Letters to Families from Sound Beginnings Limited time to respond Referenced that current service provider recommended they attend Required they attend the entire weekend Invited the entire family including siblings