Raising and Educating a Deaf Child

International experts answer your questions about the choices, controversies, and decisions faced by the parents and educators of deaf and hard-of-hearing children.

Question from Milka, Nairobi

I would like to know if i can get a list of schools for the deaf in the Netherlands. I have a 14 year old deaf daughter who is finishing primary school this year.

Question from Milka, Nairobi. Posted February 1, 2010.
Response from Harry Knoors, Kentalis

All schools for children with hearing and/or language problems in the Netherlands are listed on the following website:
http://www.simea.nl/vhz/kaart-online.html?categorie=onderwijs. All these schools accept hard-of-hearing children, 50% of the schools also accept deaf children.