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The Back-to-School Checklist: Hearing Screenings!

The Back-to-School Checklist: Hearing Screenings!
07/26/2021When August comes, parents start the typical back to school routine: collecting school supplies, packing up the backpacks and lunch boxes, and buying new clothes to fit kids who seem to be growing faster as each year passes. There are annual trips to the pediatrician to ...
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Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act

Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act 07/26/2021Statement from Beginnings SC: The Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act has been reintroduced in Congress. Beginnings SC supports this legislation because the statistics for deaf and hard of hearing children alone are staggering. We know there are 9,232 children who are ...
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Guest Blogpost: June 21-27 is Deaf-Blind Awareness Week

Guest Blogpost: June 27-July 3 is Deaf-Blind Awareness Week Minnie Lambert • 06/17/2021 “But he’s not Deaf and Blind!!!” These were my first thoughts 10 years ago when I first had someone tell me that Andrew was DeafBlind. I later realized I had a LOT to learn about my child ...
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Guest Blogpost: June is CMV Awareness Month

Guest Blogpost: June is CMV Awareness MonthMegan Goodbar • 06/17/2021
It’s time to go! Dinner’s ready! I love you so much! After five years of being a mom I’d said phrases like these countless times, without thinking twice about it. Providing direction to my children, showering them with loving encouragement, spending ...
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Belonging

Belonging Cara Smithwick • 05/05/2021When we at Beginnings were going through strategic planning and looking for a tagline that embodied our purpose, we struggled for weeks! Our consultant had us do activity after activity, all while promising that the right tagline would be obvious when we found it. And it ...
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