Noisy situations like restaurants, large gatherings or holiday parties can be difficult for any level of hearing loss, but there are techniques that can increase your understanding of others’ voices and their message. This session will teach you how to: Advocate for your hearing needs in tough situations. Teach others how to meet your hearing needs. Get the most out of your hearing aid programs. Use wireless accessories to complement your hearing aids.
Upcoming Events! Below is a list of our upcoming October events. Be sure to always check the hlas.org website for updates! Click here to see the complete list of events. OCTOBER EVENTS Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Chapter Meeting – NOON to 1:30 Chris Goodier, “Would a Hearing Assistance Dog be Right For Me” 11:45 AM–$5 Lunch or… Read more »
President’s Message The mission of the Hearing Loss Association of America is to open the world of communication to persons with hearing loss through information, education, support and advocacy. The 7th Annual Hearing Tech Expo is a great place to find education, support and advocacy. And, it is FREE! Try out hearing aids without the pressure… Read more »
Our rap session will cover: Everyone’s issues and concerns about their own, or a loved one’s hearing loss. Solutions based on proven experience and technologies to improve your hearing or how you communicate with a loved one with hearing loss. Learn how to advocate for your needs at home, restaurants, meetings and more.
Learn about the different technology options for access. Area loops that make theaters, churches, and meetings very hearing friendly. Privacy loops to make pharmacies, bank tellers, and ticket booths more accessible. Personal captioning systems that provide direct access to a movie’s dialogue or project a speaker’s words on a big screen or your computer monitor.