Get Involved

You can support California Hands & Voices by becoming a member, renewing your membership annually, and by volunteering.

Join or Renew your Membership

As a member you make everything we do possible! As a non-profit organization we are dependent upon annual subscriptions to our newsletter, registration fees at our sponsored events, grants and other donations in order to function. Our members are wonderfully diverse and include parents ($25), DHH adults ($25), professionals ($40) and other organizations ($50). California Hands & Voices is a nonprofit, all volunteer, 100% giving organization. Your membership dues support our mission to bring educational programs, family gatherings and to further grow the network of empowered parents throughout the state. Our outreach activities, parent / professional collaboration, and advocacy efforts are focused on empowering parents so that their Deaf and Hard of Hearing children can reach their highest potential.

All donations are tax deductible and deeply appreciated no matter the amount.

Please submit your membership by mail or email today! (English | Spanish) Submitting the membership form ensures you will receive The Communicator newspaper 4x a year, statewide and regional E-blast messages, and it also allows us to better serve California families in each region throughout the state.

    Preferred method: Email the requested information on the form to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You also may mail the form to the business address below.

    California Hands & Voices
    c/o Rowell Family Empowerment
    2701 Old Eureka Way, Suite 2 i
    Redding, CA. 96001, USA

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Thank you for your interest in supporting California families with Deaf and Hard of Hearing children! Your active participation is very important to the success of this chapter. California Hands & Voices has a dedicated group of parents, DHH adults and professionals; however, we want to expand our board, programs and support of families in all corners of California. We are in need of many more volunteers, who support our mission, to make this a reality.

Please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in volunteering. No previous experience is required. If you are interested in volunteering at DHH Family Camp (North or South), Please visit our Family Camp Tab for more information and to apply to volunteer. Thank you in advance!

When emailing, please include the following information:

  • Your name, email address, and phone voice/video phone.
  • Are you a parent, DHH adult, professional, or other community member?
  • Are you a student looking for a DHH internship?
  • In which county do you reside in California?
  • What languages do you know?
  • Approximately how much time are you available to volunteer?
  • If applicable, please list your previous experience supporting families with DHH children.
  • List the specific area(s) you desire to volunteer in (experience or desire to learn):
    • Advocacy in issues related to our families
    • Communication, public and media relations, writing, journalism, marketing
    • Fundraising (Small or large scale), grant writing
    • Program planning, special events (planning and/or implementing)
    • Public speaking (workshops, panels etc.)
    • Managing volunteers (recruiting, retaining, evaluating needs)
    • Other

Thank you! We look forward to hearing from you.

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