Social situations are hard for people with CIs. They are going to be hard for Grace.
We heard this so many times when she was young. 584 more words
We live in Washington, DC, where we are fortunate to have access to many resources for deaf children and their families. One of these was the parent infant program, called PIP, at Gallaudet University, where we were welcomed with warmth and understanding when Grace was a baby. 1,653 more words
It has been a year since I first created Babble Onwords. This piece has always been, in my eyes, the most important account I've written of my life as the mother of a deaf child. I promise more new material is on its way, but, for now, I'm re-posting this one.