The mission of Lexington Hearing & Speech Center is to teach children with hearing, speech, and language impairments to listen and talk. We do this by providing high-quality educational, clinical, and family support services.
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center (LHSC) is a private, nonprofit agency with over 50 years of experience working with children with hearing loss and/or speech/language impairments. The Center began in 1960 as a preschool for children with hearing loss after a group of parents approached the founders, Jimmy and Edie Frankel, with a request to create an educational alternative to the state residential school for the deaf.
From this, LHSC has grown into an established community agency that provides services for children and their parents from infancy to age 18, as well as for adults, within three areas: the education programs of the Early Learning Center, the Audiology Clinic and the Speech-Language Pathology Clinic.
Our services include the following and more:
Contact us for more info on any of the following!
Sol & Glow Golf Event
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center held its 13 annual Sol & Glow Charity Golf Event on September 26. Thank you to all the players and sponsors who made this day a success and helped raise over $33,000 for sound beginnings!
Frankel Cocktails & Casino Night
On Friday, March 3, 2017, LHSC will celebrate our mission in a fun and unique way at The Carrick House in Lexington, KY. Casino games, live and silent auctions, and fantastic hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will make this an event you will not want to miss! CLICK HERE to purchase tickets and sponsor the event, and click below for more information about sponsorships!
Parent Resource Night
Join LHSC on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:00-7:30 PM for a Parent Resource Night for Parents of Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Hosted by Fayette county Public Schools, University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University and Lexington Hearing & Speech Center. Childcare & activities for children with hearing loss & their siblings will be provided. CLICK HERE to RSVP.
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