• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence


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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

What is the Difference Between a Deaf and Hard of Hearing Person?

General Material

This webpage describes definitions for these terms, noting that personally-chosen 'labels' may reflect identification with the deaf community or merely describe how a person's hearing loss affects their ability to communicate.