About ODHH

We are a small office with a history of serving the deaf, deafblind, deaf plus, hard of hearing and late deafened communities for more than thirty years.  We provide equal access opportunities to effective communication in telecommunications, DSHS, and the daily lives of the people we serve.  We operate in accordance to the law, plan for the future, budget to fund our services, hold ourselves accountable, and partner with our stakeholders to address gaps in services.  Learn more about us and meet our staff!


Information about our Programs


Professionals and stakeholders use various acronyms in various fields such as early intervention, technology, rehabilitation, education, interpreting as well as recognized acronyms of national and Washington State organizations. ODHH has prepared a list of acronyms as a resource when providing services to deaf, hard of hearing and deafblind.