Canton, OH 44708
Welcome to our website!
Communication, Inc. (NCI) -- a nonprofit organization in Northeast Ohio --
is defined by its purpose: to benefit children who are deaf or hard of
hearing through support, information, and encouragement to their parents and
families. On a regular basis, NCI members -- the parents and families of
children with hearing loss -- meet to share information and experiences. NCI
endorses teaching and learning philosophies for children who are deaf or
hard of hearing that maximize their potential to develop amplified hearing
and spoken language. While this is NCI's official definition, we do so much
more for the families who choose to become members.
Most children who are hearing impaired have
the ability to develop speech and language to
communicate in a "natural" manner. The auditory-verbal approach for
developing speech and language is endorsed by NCI as the first option for
teaching children who are hearing impaired to communicate through speech and
We will have a summer event! Stay tuned for more details!