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What does DHH stand for?

DHH stands for Deaf or Hard of Hearing

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Two significant factors that contribute to this include: (1) hearing parents often do not know how to begin communicating with their deaf or hard of hearing child and so they avoid it or deny their child might need some other sort of communication system than what the parents are accustomed to and, (2) parents are not aware of how to make their child's world more visual or accessible and until they meet someone who is knowledgeable of such things like a Deaf Role Model or a teacher of the deaf.
There are more than 875,000 estimated people who are deaf or hard of hearing in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area," said Chuck Scarpaci, Director of LiNKS, "who need equal access to communications from every-day circumstances such as health-care appointments to classroom instruction.