I wear a hearing aid.


I want to be an interpreter.


I have hearing loss.

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Who is ACDHH?

Established in 1977, ACDHH serves as a statewide information referral center for issues related to people with hearing loss.

ACDHH is a national leader in communication access, support services and community empowerment throughout the state. Our mission, in partnership with the public and private sectors is to ensure accessibility and improve quality of life for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-Blind, persons with speech difficulties, and their families.

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Mobile Phone  AzTEDP

The Arizona Telecommunications Equipment Distribution Program is a Free service that provides telephone equipment such as volume control telephones, TTY's and signaling/flashing devices to Arizona residents who are also legal residents of the United States of America who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-blind or Speech-impaired. This is not an income-based program.

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Chat  AzRelay 7-1-1

Arizona Relay Service (AZRS) is a public service provided by the State of Arizona and administered by the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (ACDHH). AZRS makes communication by telephone easy, accessible, reliable and convenient for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, or having difficulty speaking.

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Want to get involved or become an Advocate?  Click the link below to learn more!

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Memorial Day

Our office will be closed Monday May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. We will resume normal business hours Tuesday May 29th at 8:00 a.m.

ACDHH Community View

If your cell phone is your lifeline and you avoid phone calls because they are so challenging, there is hope. One of our amplified neck loops may be just what you need to get that extra and volume and clarity to ease calls, and if your hearing loss is to the point where captions are the answer, we can help you get those on your cell phone, too. [email protected] #CommunicationForAll

Please join us on June 13th!  Learn about becoming a prepared voter.  #AZDeafVote

ACDHH Public Service Announcement

Look for ACDHH's Educational PSA on your local TV Stations.



The Governor is accepting applications for three Deaf Representatives.

There are four board meetings per year; three in Phoenix and one in Tucson or an outlying area.

Apply online.  Send a copy of your application to the email below and we will follow up to ensure the Governor’s office has received your electronic submission. If you have questions, please contact Heidi Lovato at [email protected]

Executive Director, Sherri Collins Welcomes You

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Welcome to the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing’s redesigned website.  Check us out! 

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What's next for my family?

ACDHH is constantly updating the information available to parents and family members of the community.

Family and Youth Resources

What's next in my community?

Voter Event - Education & Information

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