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May 5th Technology & Techniques You Need Everyday BESIDES Hearing Aids or Cochlear Implants

Hearing devices do not provide 20/20 hearing and there are technologies & adaptations that can make a difference in everyday situations. Wednesday May 5, 2021 5:30pm ONLINE with captions! HLAA Florida State Association (see PowerPoint below) Download the PowerPoint Our mission is to open the world of communication to people with hearing loss through information,…

May 18th Hearing Maintenance of YOUR Hearing Aids

First Time hearing aid patients/ Owners Hearing aids are fragile and need to be well cared for since they are computers. Learn about what steps are needed as new owners of these devices help you hear sounds and voices. Long Term Hearing aid patients / Owners Even though you have had these devices for a…

The Americans with Disabilities Act Obligations Regarding COVID-19 Related Services

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia announced on April 16 that it will be providing a Dear Colleague Letter reminding community partners that are involved in the COVID-19 pandemic response that the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) applies to their services.  “The COVID-19 pandemic has had a severe and distressing impact…

InnoCaption for Your Cell or Smart Phone, FREE – Wed, 04/14/2021

InnoCaption for Your Cell or Smart Phone, FREE Download the PDF When: Wednesday, 14 April 2021 5:30pm to 6:30pm (GMT-04:00) America/New York Where: Zoom Virtual Meeting Organizer: Debbe Hagner: [email protected]… 727-271-0770 Description: InnoCaption The InnoCaption app – how to register, download and activate the app on your cell Why InnoCaption is different from other captioning services…

Helping Each Other Hear

Meandering Through the Hearing World Helping Each Other Hear There is much said and written about hearing loss and mask wearing and how difficult it is for people who suffer from hearing loss to communicate, particularly when doing business or in healthcare situations. I have had very frustrating hearing meltdowns at the supermarket and the…

State of Florida Bill that affects people with hearing loss

Dear HLAA Florida members: I hope that you all had a nice Easter and Passover. With the holiday over now, it is important to bring it to your attention about what is happening in the State of Florida. These will affect people with hearing loss. What is it: House Bill 957 (2021) – The Florida…

HLAA Virtual Convention 2021, June 24-26

  Save-the date: HLAA Virtual Convention 2021    –   June 24-26 HLAA 2021 Convention is going virtual! Join us June 24-26, 2021 for the world’s premier event for people with hearing loss-safely from the comfort of your own home! This three-day event will be jam-packed with the same robust educational workshops, innovative HLAA exhibitors, and…

The Psychology of Hearing Loss

Meandering Through the Hearing World The Psychology of Hearing Loss The Hearing Loss Association of America hosted a Webinar titled: The Psychology of Hearing Loss. Don Doherty was the presenter. Don is retired from the Office of Veteran Affairs where he served as a training specialist for the National Chaplain Training Center. He has worn…

Friday, April 30th – Happy Hour Welcomes Maxine as Guest Mentor!

Happy Hour Welcomes Maxine as Guest Mentor! Friday, April 30, 2021 5:30pm ONLINE Open meeting with captions! Here’s a tip as you get older: Never wear a hearing aid, because if you do, people expect you to listen to them.

Tuesday, April 20th Maximizing Your Quality of Life Through Amplification Technology

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021 @ 12:30 PM Maximizing Your Quality of Life Through Amplification Technology: The Importance of a Good Clinician Presented by Professor Larry Medwetsky Client-Centered Care & Communication Needs Finding a clinician who best meets your needs is only one component of your hearing wellness.

Wednesday April 7th – How Aural Rehab Provides Listening Practices to Improve Your Hearing

Wednesday April 7, 2021 5:30pm ONLINE with captions! Watch the replay on YouTube with captions Download the PowerPoint file Join us when Dr. Nancy Muscato, Au.D., explains how Aural rehabilitation can optimize your ability to participate in activities affected by hearing loss.

The Hearing and Shopping Experience

Meandering Through the Hearing World The Hearing and Shopping Experience Now that I’ve had both Covid vaccine injections, I feel free to roam around the boutiques in our area. Privately-owned businesses have suffered greatly during the pandemic, and for almost a year, these shops have had to rely on online sales. As we begin to…
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