Where Belonging Begins

Beginnings SC provides expert knowledge and individualized planning strategies for parents, professionals, and communities to promote successful outcomes for children who are deaf or hard of hearing in South Carolina.

We work with parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing, Deaf and hard of hearing parents, and the professionals that work with these families, all across South Carolina.

Parent Counseling

Parents are the key to their child’s hearing loss journey. We support parents in this journey by means of education, support, and empowerment, free of charge.

Services for Child Care Providers

We provide hearing screenings and CCCCD training to child care providers across SC, free of charge

Hearing Screenings

Early intervention screenings in diverse settings throughout SC are essential to identifying hearing loss. We provide OAE screenings to child care programs throughout the state, free of charge.

Advocacy and Policy

We collaborate with legislators, agencies, and influencers to promote policies that benefit those with a hearing loss. We provide information so that you, too, can become involved in these efforts.

Consultation and Training

We share best practice strategies for hearing loss with child care providers, educators, and the community.

Awareness and Education

We utilize social media, our website, media, events, and exhibiting to foster awareness and action.