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Wisconsin Educational Services Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WESP-DHH)

Welcome to WESP-DHH!   WESP-DHH operates under the direction of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and supports students who are deaf, hard of hearing and deaf-blind in a variety of ways:

  • Wisconsin School for the Deaf (WSD)
    WSD is a residential school for deaf and hard of hearing students from throughout the state of Wisconsin. WSD operates under the direction of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and provides educational services for deaf and hard of hearing students ages 3 to 21. WSD focuses on meeting the needs of students with disabilities in the areas of academic, adaptive education, vocational and social skills development. For more information, visit our website
  • Outreach Program
    WESP-DHH Outreach provides a variety of programs and services to students, ages birth to 21, who are deaf, hard of hearing and deaf-blind, their families and the educational teams and school districts that serve them, regardless of the student's educational placement or communication modality. Most of these programs are free-of-charge. For more information, visit our website
  • Wisconsin Deaf-Blind Technical Assistance Program (WDBTAP)
    WDBTAP is federally funded technical assistance and dissemination project, which is run by WESP-DHH Outreach. WDBTAP is a resource to families, agencies and schools supporting infants, children and youth aged birth - 21, with combined vision and hearing loss. For more information about WDBTAP services and supports, visit our website