Dedicated to helping Deaf and hard-of-hearing children grow and learn in a world they cannot hear
Home Intervention for Deaf Children


HI HOPES provides support for families with Deaf or hard-of-hearing infants.

Our focus is on early intervention and promoting whichever method of communication is best suited to the particular child and his or her family.



For parents

Deaf Child with mom

Find answers to your questions, practical help, and connect to other parents of deaf children.

For professionals

Hearing aid for child

Partner with HI HOPES to get the best for your patients.

For good

sign language

Help fund more Parent Advisors so we can reach more deaf children.


image National Celebrations!
September saw HI HOPES move into a second decade of service

[posted 5 October 2016]
image Celebrating a decade of service to families with deaf children
Over the past ten years, nearly 2000 families with deaf children have received free support from HI HOPES

[posted 16 August 2016]
image Home Interventionist training in KZN
During the first week in July‚ 35 Home Interventionist trainees from four provinces attended a week of intensitve SKI HI training and assessment in KwaZulu Natal

[posted 14 July 2016]
image Hi HOPES represented at International Conference in Austria
Prof Claudine Storbeck and Dr Bianca Birdsey represented HI HOPES at the 3rd International FCEI Congress in Bad Ischl‚ Austria at the beginning of June.

[posted 14 July 2016]
image Cyclists raise funds for deaf babies
36 brave men and women participated in the Cape Cycle Race on Sunday 6 March, riding in orange for Team HI HOPES, raising funds for deaf and hard-of-hearing babies in South Africa.

[posted 14 April 2016]






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