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100 Holes for Hearing – Golf with a Purpose!

100 Holes for Hearing – Golf with a Purpose!

Up and at 'em! Meet our early bird golfers who arrived before the sun at 6 am to tee off at sunrise and play a day of golf to raise funds for our families! These brave souls play as many rounds as they can before we yank them off the course at sundown. They take...

Fall Mum Fundraiser

Fall Mum Fundraiser

Mums the word! That's right! Our favorite fall fundraiser is back--benefiting SJI-Indianapolis. Order fresh mums, now through Wednesday, September 9th! All orders placed will need to be picked up in the SJI-Indianapolis office on Monday, September 21st, from 2:30-5:30...

Summer Listening & Language Learning Fun

Summer Listening & Language Learning Fun

Our Therapists are busy with families, working on language and of course, listening! Barb Meyers, MA, CED, reports one of her most common questions from parents is “What do I do with my child over the summer??" She laughs, "Play is your child’s work, and that work can...

Congratulations, SJI Alum Drew, on Your Graduation!

Congratulations, SJI Alum Drew, on Your Graduation!

Alumni feature about Andrew (Drew)  Written by his grandmother – Kathy Kinsler I could tell his curiosity and personality would take Drew far, and he would continue to grow and become a bright and brilliant young man.Andrew (Drew) was born at Indiana University Health...

Mother’s Day Fundraiser A Success!

Mother’s Day Fundraiser A Success!

Mother’s Day is coming up soon, and thanks to our remarkable supporters like you, another successful fundraiser for St. Joseph Institute is on the books! This year, SJI-Indy was thrilled to kick off our first-ever Mother’s Day Flower Fundraiser, following the success...

Indy Kids Directory Cover Reveal

Indy Kids Directory Cover Reveal

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month! And to kick off—Indy Kids Directory is featuring St Joseph Institute for the Deaf – Indianapolis on the cover edition of this month’s current issue! Indy Kids Directory is a resource guide for parents living in and around the...

AudiTunes

AudiTunes

Did you know that music, even non-verbal music, is important for hearing? It’s true! According to Dr. Nina Kraus, a professor at Northwestern School of Communication, musicians are better listeners than non-musicians in how they process sound—for example, how to...

Spring Into Language

Spring Into Language

Indy Kids Directory is a resource guide for parents living in and around the Indianapolis area. Each month, SJI-Indy partners with Indy Kids Directory to put a spotlight on the great work our students and staff do every day. Our educators often share great tips for...

In Honor of Dear, Old Dad…

In Honor of Dear, Old Dad…

Today, we'd like to give much respect to dads who…. *saw their new babies and thought “how perfect! Then someone said "failed hearing screen". Wait…..what? *heard the words “profoundly hearing impaired” and looked blankly at your partner. And then had to find your way...