The Cradle to Career Initiative supports children who
are deaf and hard of hearing and their families.
• The AG Bell Listen-Learn-Link: New Parent Hotline
and informational webinars support parents at the
time of diagnosis with topics of vital importance.
• Children who are deaf or hard of hearing can learn
to hear and talk. This awareness is expanded through
community learning expositions in partnership with
AG Bell Chapters.
• We encourage college students to pursue STEM
careers and contribute directly to research in the
• AG Bell, AG Bell International, and Starkey
Hearing Technologies will lead an awareness
campaign about noise-induced hearing loss through
community conversations with families, business
leaders, and other key stakeholders.