Mission: The Hearing and Speech Agency (HASA) is dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults by meeting their communication needs. HASA is a service provider, information center, and advocate for people with deafness, hearing loss, speech/language disabilities and other communication differences. HASA has provided quality care for individuals, their families and the community since 1926.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 4,000+
Geographic areas served: Central Maryland
Programs: The Hearing and Speech Agency (HASA) operates the Gateway School and provides speech, language, and audiology services. HASA offers an Auditory/Oral Program to assist pre-school children with hearing assistive devices or cochlear implants to listen and speak. HASA also offers an interpreting service known as the Centralized Interpreter Referral Service and also offers American Sign Language classes.