Alumni Association of the Rhode Island School for the Deaf
Summary: The Alumni Association of Rhode Island School for the Deaf preserves the influence and prestige of the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, promotes closer ties between school and the alumni: scholarship fund to the Rhode Island School for the Deaf students.
Hearing Loss Association of Rhode Island (HLA-RI)
George "Herk" Herchenroether, Chapter Coordinator
Sargent Rehabilitation Center
800 Quaker Lane (Route 2)
Warwick, RI 02818
(401) 886-6600 Voice/TTY
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Summary: Sargent Chapter, local affiliate of the Hearing Loss Association of America dedicated to the well-being of people of all ages and communication styles who do not hear well; holds monthly meetings designed so that participants can share social and communication experiences with one another.
Rhode Island Deaf Senior Citizens (RIDSC)
Cheryl Zarrella, President
Silver Lake Annex Community Center
529 Plainfield Street
Providence, RI 02909
(401) 944-8300 Voice
Summary: Rhode Island Deaf Senior Citizens. provides exists for the mutual association and social enjoyment of it members. The organization will support measures to better their condition and standing in society at large; and to strengthen their union and fellowship.
Rhode Island Association of the Deaf, Inc. (RIAD)
Summary: The Mission of the Rhode Island Association of the Deaf is to advocate and facilitate changes in the quality of life for the Rhode Island Deaf community by working to improve awareness, conditions, and opportunities in these aspects of life: Civic, Economic, Social, Academic and Recreational.
Rhode Island Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RIRID)
Summary: The Rhode Island Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf provides international, national, state, and local forums and an organizational structure for the continued growth and development of the profession of interpretation and transliteration of American Sign Language and English.
Rhode Island Speech-Language-Hearing Association (RISHA)
Summary: The Rhode Island Speech-Language-Hearing Association is a professional non-profit organization of Speech-Language Pathologists and audiologists. Our members work in schools, medical facilities, rehabilitation centers, early intervention programs, private practice, and universities, serving people of all ages who have communication disorders. Our membership is also open to interested professionals in related fields and students in communication disorders.