Conference Family Information

Family Information

Welcome Families!

There are some exciting programs offered for families at the 2016 conference.

  • FREE Childcare/Children’s programs on Monday, July 18,  Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20 for children 6 months to 14 years of age. Hearing siblings are also eligible for childcare. Families are eligible only if they have one or more deaf or hard-of-hearing children. You MUST register your children for childcare/children’s programs to reserve a space. On-site Childcare registration will NOT be available. High School age students can register and attend the conference for free. 
    NOTE: As of July 12, 2016 childcare/children's programs are full and no longer acccepting applications. 
  • Many exciting and informative presentations focused on parent and family needs related to raising/educating a deaf or hard of hearing child.
  • FREE Evening Events for Families! Sweets and Stories on Monday evening in Spring Lake B&C. Check agenda for times.
  • Spanish translators available for conference sessions. You must indicate your request on your registration form. 
  • SWC 16 flyer to distribute to families  - Please note: The deadline has passed to request dorm space at TSD. 
No es posible registrarse en-línea en español.  Para registrarse en español, o para otras preguntas, favor de comunicarse con María Muñiz por teléfono al 512-743.7972 o por correo electrónico a



Interested in volunteering or short-term contract work as a childcare provider during this conference? Deadline to apply is MAY 25, 2016.

Read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) list and check out the Recruitment Flyer.

To apply to work in our childcare programs go to:

For questions regarding childcare call Lisa Crawford (512) 462-5447