Gallaudet University Regional Center South
About the Gallaudet University Regional Center South (GURC-S)
Through partnership with Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind, the outreach service of GURC-S includes:
- Dissemination of resources from Gallaudet University, Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center and regional networks;
- Development, provision, or support of educational transition, Early Intervention, and topic-specific training programs or services;
- Consultation regarding Early Intervention and Deaf Education;
- Collaboration with programs throughout respective regions to foster opportunities across the lifespan.
Serving Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands
For more information on Gallaudet University Regional Centers, please visit this page.
About Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind
Founded in 1858, Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind is America’s most comprehensive education, rehabilitation and service program serving individuals of all ages who are blind, deaf, deafblind or multidisabled. Through five campuses in Talladega and a statewide network of Regional Centers, AIDB provides services to over 30,000 people per year. For more information please visit the Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind website.
About Gallaudet University
Gallaudet University, federally chartered in 1864, is a bilingual, diverse, multicultural institution of higher education that ensures the intellectual and professional advancement of deaf, hard of hearing and deafblind individuals through American Sign Language and English. The university enrolls over 1,300 students in more than 40 undergraduate majors, as well as many graduate programs at the master’s and doctoral level.