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Hands In Motion's State By State Listing Of Folks That Might Be Of Assistance

Look for your state below. We have listings for Churches, Schools, State Agencies and other ministries that are here to serve you. If you have a listing you would like added, drop me a note jeff(at) and we will post it promptly. If you find a dead link or bad info. let us know so I can update it or delete it.

Inclusion in this list is not a comment on the quality of the service provided, since most of this information is provided by churches and goverment agencies, please take the time to get to know who might be helping you.




Fountain of Life Lutheran Church
710 S. Kolb Road Tucson, AZ 85710 520-747-1213 (voice)
interpreted service Sunday 11:00 am (Jan-Dec)

Advocates for the disabled, Phoenix, AZ.

Arizona Association of the Deaf, Marana, AZ. Alan Schussel Pres. E-MAIL

Arizona Center for Disability Law, Phoenix, AZ.

Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing, Phoenix, AZ.

Arizona Department of Education, Phoenix, AZ.

Arizona Relay Services, tty # 877-381-4265

Parent Information Network, (dept. of ed.)

Self Help for Hard of Hearing People, Peoria, AZ.

Sequoia School for the deaf and hard of hearing, Mesa, AZ.




Community College of Denver, Denver, CO (Center for Persons with Disabities)
contact; Nancy Aeschlimann ph# 303 556-3300  E-mail:

Colorado Association of the Deaf, Denver, CO. Contact , Pres. Dan Curl ph# 303-640-2381 (v/tdd) e-mail:

Colorado Registry of Interpreters, Lakewood, CO. Contact, Pres. Pat Chavez
ph# 303-695-1107 (v/tty)  e-mail:

Colorado Dept. of Education, Denver, CO. Contact, Consultant, Cheryl Johnson
ph# 303-866-6960    e-mail:

Colorado School for the Dearf and Blind, Colorado Sprrings, CO. Contact Superintendent, Marilyn Jaitly ph# 719-578-2102  e-mail:

DOVE: Advocacy Services for Abused Deaf Women and Children, Denver, CO.
Contact, Laura Brown ph# 303-831-7874(tty)

Distance Opportunities for Interpret Training Center, Denver, CO.
Contact, Coordinator, Kathleen Randolph ph# 303-365-7686

East Boulder Baptist Church Deaf Ministry, Boulder, CO.
Contact, Coordinator, Cody Weese, ph# 303-466-3699 e-mail:

Jefferson County Deaf/HH Program, Golden, CO. (Intervention Services)
Contact, Marcie Wimp ph# 303-982-6668  e-mail:

Northern Lights Deaf Church, Loveland, CO.
Contact, Pastor Greg Lakey ph# 970-206-2867 (pager) e-mail:

Pikes Peak Community College, Colorado Springs, CO. (interpreter program)
Contact, Lariisa McClung e-mail:

Pikes Peak Center on Deafness, Colorado Springs, CO.
Contact, Laura Williams (interm director) ph# 719-591-2777 (v/tty) e-mail:,

Rocky Mountain Deaf School, Denver, CO.
Contact, Sara Lee Herzig (elementary team leader) ph# 303-984-5741 (tty) ph# 303-984-5749 (V) e-mail:

Rocky Mountain ADA Technical Assistance Center, Colorado Springs, CO.
Contact, Maggie Sims  e-mail:

Rocky Mountain Deaf Ministries, Littleton, CO
Contact, Pastor Rod Renusch ph# 303-973-2675 (tty)

Silent Athletic Club of Denver, Aurora, CO. 1575 Elimira St. Aurora, CO. 80010

Self Help for Hard of Hearing People Inc., Boulder, CO.
Contact, Coordinator, Ann Pruitt; ph# 303-449-8147   e-mail:



District of Columbia





Commissioned Believers Deaf Ministry -
P. O. Box 413 - Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 362-5669 V/TTY - Email:

Idaho School for the Deaf and the Blind 1450 Main Street, Gooding, ID 83330-1899
Phone: (208) 934-4457, Fax: (208) 934-8352   Email:


Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission, 1630 South 6th Street, Springfield, IL 62703
Contact: Liz Griffen, Program Coordinator  V/TTY: 217-557-4495(toll free in IL.)    V/TTY: 877-455-3323


Resource Agency for the Deaf  Hard of Hearing, Evansville, IN.
ph# (812) 425-2726 (voice) (812) 425-2726 (TTY)

Church Interpreter Training Institute  6600 N. Clinton St. Fort Wayne, Indiana 46825
(260) 452-2197 (v/tty)   E-Mail:
(summer intensive programs for church interpreter training)


Deaf Missions Council Bluffs, IA.  Christian mission to the deaf

Faith Lutheran Church, Palmer, IA. (signed services and classes to learn ASL)
Call (712) 359-2352 for times

First Federated Church Des Moines, IA. (deaf church)

Orchard Hill Church Cedar Falls, IA. (10:30am signed service)
for more info. call the church office at 319- 266- 9796 ask for Michelle Fink 



University of Louisville, Louisville, KY. (Terp. training program)
ph# (502) 852-4607 (voice/TTY)

Jefferson Community College, Louisville, KY. (sign lang. classes)
ph# (502) 584-0181

Frankfort Community Education, Frankfort, KY. (sign lang. classes)
(502) 875-1481

The Deaf Community Center, Inc., Louisville, KY.
ph# (502) 776-3359 (voice) (502) 776-3323 (TTY)

Kentucky School for the Deaf, Danville, KY. ph# (606) 239-7017 (voice/TTY)







Celebration Church Deaf/HH ministry, 16655 Kenyon Ave., Lakeville, MN, 55044.                                                                                                         ministries includes ASL Sunday school class and ASL Life Group, both have Deaf teachers and leaders, and interpreted worship services Sundays and Wednesday for adults and youth. Also special interpreted events throughout the year including Christmas and Easter dramas, Men's and Women's events and musical concerts. or (v) 952-898-7200, email to                                                                                

Friendship Church 12800 Marystown Road, Shakopee, MN 55379                                                                                                                                 contact church for info. at:952-447-8282 (V) (interpreted services, skills development classes)

Youth 3490 Lexington Ave N Suite 300 Saint Paul, MN 55126
Y.E. provides ministry to youth worldwide, through events and gatherings. Many of the events are interpred for the deaf by Hands In Motion.
For info. contact Anna Olson at: 1-800-659-6884 (V)



Ozark Christian College, Joplin, MO 64801
Contact: Mary Alice Gardner Ph# 417 -624-2518 ext. 2402- Deaf Ministry Department-offers courses in sign language, deaf ministry BA in Christian Education/Deaf ministry, BA Biblical Literature/Deaf ministy, Certificate of Deaf ministy- in cooperation with Deaf Missions extension courses in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Ozark Mountain Deaf Church Springfield, MO. 776 W. Farm Road 186
Contact: Pastor Rev. Kevin M. Babin   e-mail Cellphone# 417- 848-7054 (Services signed)
The deaf church meets in New Life Assembly's building every Sunday at 1:00pm

Twin Rivers Worship Center  10575 Tesson Ferry Rd. St. Louis, MO  63123
Contact Danni or Marcia  Ph#(314) 729-0704 (v)  E-mail address:
Our church website is

Northland Deaf Church
101 NE 70th Terr - Gladstone, MO  64118
Contact:  videophone: 816-527-8221  or voice: 816-699-6532
Sundays:  9:45 SS / 10:30 Fellowship time / 11:00 am service
Wednesdays:  7:00-7:30 PAUSE Worship time / 7:30-8:30 Bible Lesson
Services in ASL with voice interpreter provided
Monthly Deaf Fellowship nights - 2nd Saturday each month 6-9pm (except Dec & Aug)


Helena Assembly of God,  2210 Dodge Ave. Helena, Montana 59621
Contact: Deb Guffy  Ph# (406) 442-6851   E-Mail:
Services signed, classes in signing offered. much more going on click on Deb's name to get more info.



New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

AB Technical College, Asheville, N.C.
Contact: Jennifer Bosworth  (828) 254-1921 (v) (ASL signing classes) 

Blue Ridge Comm. College, Flat Rock, N.C.
Contact: Ann Condrey  (828) 692-3572 (v)   (terp training)

Haywood Comm. College, Clyde, N.C.
Contact: Gail Ammons  (828) 628-1157 (v) (ASL signing classes)

Central Piedmont Comm. College, Charlotte, N.C.
(704) 342-6829 (v) (terp training)

Forsyth Tech. Comm. College, Wiston-Salem, N.C.
(910) 723-0371 (ASL signing classes)

Forsyth Communication Center for Deaf and HoH, Winston-Salem, N.C.
(910) 725-4071 (v) (910) 724-7805 (tty)

Guilford Tech. Comm. College, Jamestown, N.C.
(919) 334-4822 (v) (ASL signing classes)

Guilford Communication Center for Deaf and HoH, Greensboro, N.C.
(919) 275- 8878 (v)

Rowan - Cabarrus Comm. College, Salisbury, N.C.
(704) 637- 0760 (v) (ASL signing classes)

UNC - Greensboro, Greensboro, N.C.
(910) 334-5266 (v) (terp. training)

Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C.  
Contact: Liz Derrick Ph#(828) 262-2000 (v) (terp training)

Caldwell Comm. College, Lenoir, N.C. 
Contact: Donna Huffstetler (828) 726-2200 (v) (sign language classes)

North Dakota


Cincinnati State Tech. and Community College, Cincinnati, OH.
(513) 569-5753 (v)

Columbus State Comm. College, Columbus, OH.
Contact: Chris Evenson 614-287-5616 (v) 614-469-0333 (tty)  (terp training)

Sinclair Comm. College, Dayton, OH. (terp training)
Contact:Paula Hraban 937-226-2722 (v/tty)

Terra Comm. College, Fremont, OH. (A.S.L. classes)
419-334-3886 (v)

Kent State University, Kent, OH.  405 White Hall Kent, OH.
Contact: Pam Luft or Linda Ross (deaf edu. program)

Anchor Baptist Church, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-351-9790 (v)

Fellowship Baptist Church, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-837-5807 (v)

Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-299-7069 (v)

Fellowship baptist Church, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-837-5807 (v)

Bellows Ave. Church of the Nazarene, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-228-1262 (v)

Grace Chapel Comm. Church, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-891-1157 (v)

Columbus Christian Center, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-447-9673 (v)

Vineyard Christian fellowship, Westerville, OH. (terped services)
614-890-0000 (v) contact Deb Peterman

Xenos Christian fellowship, Columbus, OH. (terped services)
614-823-6500 (v)


Total Source for Hearing-loss and Access
TSHA provides Community Relations, creating a vital link to the community by assisting parents and providing sign classes, just to name a few things. We also offer an Independent Living program that assists deaf and hard of hearing individuals teaching them about their rights, and provides classes on basic living skills. We have an Interpreter Referral agency that serves the state with highly qualified interpreters. And, lastly, we have a department called Partners with Industries which provides a link for the deaf and hard of hearing in the area assisting them with job placement. We have been in operation over 50 years, and are going strong! You can get more information about our agency by going to or contact Diana Higgins at 918-832-8742 or


Deaf Home School Network ,Silverton, OR
Contact: Marilyn Agenbroad ph. (503) 873-8451


Rhode Island

South Carolina

Open Door Baptist, Walhalla, SC.   (Interpreted services, sign language classes)
Contact: Barbara Boggs (tty) (864) 882-6361  Church office (v) (864) 638-5211
Visit their webpage at :

South Dakota

Hillcrest Baptist Church, Sioux Falls, S.D. (terped service, Sunday school)
contact: David Hoffman (605) 362-6769 (tty)  E-mail:

South Dakota School for the Deaf, Sioux Falls, SD.
Contact: (605) 367-5200

Chancellor Reformed Church Chancellor, South Dakota Address: 500 3rd. St.
Worship time 11:30 Sunday  For more info. contact Noelle Heuther (v) 605-647-2731



Heart of Sign Church, Goliad, Texas.
Services in ASL twice a month. Bible studies once a month. Conact Kimann England for details - email address: 





Northwest Foursquare Church  Federal Way, WA
They have  Jr high and HS youth only services on Wed nights at 7pm (both have interpreters always!)
Also their Sat. 7:15 pm Generation Service always has interpreting. Contact person: Rochelle Matlock 253-661-1274 (v) See webpage for other info. and services

West Virginia


Fox River Valley Assoc. of the Deaf, Neenah, WI. (deaf club\ sign language class)
Contact: Kathy Coulson ph# 920-235-0515 (TTY)

Greater Milwaukee Assoc. of the Deaf, Milwaukee, WI. (deaf club)
ph# (414) 649-9734 (V/TTY)

Madison Assoc.of the Deaf, Madison, WI. (deaf club)
ph# (608) 256-8500 (voice/TTY)

Maranatha Deaf Church Assembly of God                                                                                                                                                                              6600 W. Appleton Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53216                                                                                                                                                                   Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Church Service 10:45 a.m.                                                                                                                                                    Contact: Rev. Randy Pringle (Deaf) or Video Phone: 866-640-8396

Racine/Kenosha Deaf Club, Racine, WI. (deaf club)
ph# (262) 886-0420 (TTY)

Southern Lakes Assoc. of the Deaf, Delavan, WI. (deaf club)
ph# (414) 728-8850

Gateway Tech. College, Elkorn, WI. (terp. program) ph# (262) 741-8206 (TTY)
ph# (262) 741-8442

Northcentral Tech. College, Wausau, WI. (Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program)
ph# (715) 675-3331

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI. (Disability Resource Center)
ph# (608) 263-6393 (TTY) ph# (608) 263-2741  E-Mail:

University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Plattesville, WI. (services for students with disability)
ph# (608) 342-1816 (voice/TTY)  E-Mail:

Wisconsin School for the Deaf, Delavan, WI. (deaf school)
(262) 728-7120 (V/TTY)

Emmanual Lutheran Church of the Deaf, West Allis, WI.
(414) 321-8430 (V/TTY)

Catholic Deaf  Hard or Hearing Soc. of Madison, Madison, WI.
ph# (608) 278-1981

Falls Baptist Church, Menomonee Falls, WI. (interpreted church/sign language classes)
ph# (262) 377-1732