• Texas Guide By Your Side

    Texas Guide By Your Side

    Texas Guide By Your Side™ (GBYS) is a family support program that embodies the mission of Hands & Voices, which is to provide support in an unbiased manner to parents/guardians with children who are deaf or hard of hearing from birth - 21

  • Guides

    Guides

    Parent Guides
    Deaf/Hard of Hearing Guides
    Follow Through Guides

WHO WE SERVE

Texas Guide By Your Side serves parents/guardians with children who are deaf or hard of hearing: (including extended family members)

  • Living in the state of Texas
  • From birth through age 21
  • With any degree of hearing loss
  • Attending any kind of educational setting


WHAT WE DO

Guide services to families include:

  • Direct parent-to-parent emotional support
  • Sharing information and resources in an unbiased manner
  • Workshops, trainings, and events for parents and children
  • Networking opportunities with other families
  • Referrals to other programs that serve deaf or hard of hearing children

Guide services to professionals can include:

  • Program information and outreach materials
  • Partnership opportunities for family/parent events