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The Hearing Loss Association of Florida (HLAA-FL) gives its members access to Zoom Meetings on State and Local levels. Zoom Meetings are just another invaluable tool to help us communicate more effectively. They are offered are designed to focus on you—the person with hearing loss.

 

 

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May 19, 2020 HLAA SUN CITY CENTER CHAPTER

DOWNLOAD/VIEW THE POWERPOINT PRESENTATION HERE     Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:30 pm Educational & Social Support Ask The Audiologist Dr. Kristin DesErmia, Au.D. Lakewood Ranch This is an opportunity to: • get answers to your questions about your hearing loss, hearing aids or hearing problems • get a second opinion on a lingering issue…

May 7, 2020 Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, (FCCDHH)

Hello All, The Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, (FCCDHH) announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. Due to COVID-19 this meeting will be held remotely via teleconference only. The Council needs to hear your concerns related to accessibility and concerns during the pandemic.  GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO…

May 21, 2020 Face Masks and Hearing Loss: Practical Tips and Strategies

May 21, 2020, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. (Eastern) With audiologist Ellen Lafargue and Carolyn Ginsburg Stern—Mastering communication while wearing face masks and adhering to social distancing is especially difficult for people with hearing loss because of reduced visual and auditory input. This webinar shared practical tips and strategies that can make interactions easier and…

Our Remote Hearing Lives

Who would have thought that a tiny microscopic virus would change our lives so radically! During these past weeks, I’ve rethought grocery shopping, and now, my food is delivered to my door. Instead of gathering with friends for lunch or dinner, I’m seeing them through Facetime. I meet with my volunteer groups using the GoToMeeting…

April 25, 2020 HLAA National Virtual Meeting

HLAA National Virtual Meeting April 25, 2–3:30 p.m. (ET)   Speaker: Gael Hannan Hearing Loss Advocate, Writer, Speaker, Humorist Watch Gael’s entertaining and informative video for registration tips. Topic: A humorous look at the highs and lows of physically distancing with hearing loss. Moderators: Holly Cohen, Hearing Health Advocate Shari Eberts, HLAA Board Vice Chair…

Virtual Meeting With National

  Please join a virtual get together for the hearing loss community sponsored by The Zoom meeting will include a presentation from our speaker with time for questions and comments. Saturday, April 11, 2:00–3:30 PM (Eastern Time)  Speaker Dr. Kevin Franck Director of Audiology for Mass Eye & Ear, HLAA National Board Member. TOPIC An audiologist’s perspective on caring for your hearing…

State Chapter Coordinator News Corner: Miami Chapter Takes On Virtual meetings using ZOOM

President Roxana Rotundo is leading the charge with the Miami Chapter. On March 28, 2020 the chapter used  ZOOM app to host its first virtual meeting.  The speaker Shari Eberts  a Hearing Health Advocate, Writer and Founder of livingwithhearingloss.com   presented  “Your Covid-19 Hearing Loss Guide”. Loaded with power packed informative information and much to…

Message from The State Chapter Coordinator

Like everyone around the world, we here at Florida HLAA and our National office are concerned about the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).  Many events are being cancelled, as well as universities and local schools will be suspending classes for two weeks following their spring break. Some of our HLAA Chapters leader have asked if they should…

January 25, 2020 HLAA Florida Board Meeting

Board Meeting When: Saturday January 25, 2020 Where: Central FL Speech and Hearing Center Address: 3020 Lakeland Highland Hills Rd. Lakeland FL 33803 Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm     AGENDA Chairperson report Minutes from last board meeting Financial reports Discuss the Bylaws New Mission Statement Goals/Projects Discussion/New Business Adjourn meeting   Open to Public between…

HLAA-Florida State Association Survey Results

Dear HLAA Florida Members – In the spring of 2019, the HLAA-FL State Board conducted an on-line survey to assess the needs of HLAA members in the state of Florida. A direct link to the survey was sent to 241 HLAA members.  122 surveys were completed.  The kink was also shared by chapter leaders, but…

Another Way to Deal with Hearing Loss

Meandering Through A Hearing World Another Way to Deal with Hearing Loss After sitting through a number of meetings and social events last week, I began to wonder if I should reconsider a cochlear implant. My struggles to hear grow greater by the day. My husband does not disagree. He’s witnessed my frustration in noisy…

HLAA Sarasota – Wrapping up the “SEASON” – Three Informative Meetings

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Chapter Meeting – Noon to 1:30 PM, North Sarasota Library Dan Ladimir, Title IV ADA Specialist ClearCaptions -“Communicate Easier on the Phone – At No Cost!”   Dan will explain how captioning service is paid for through Title IV of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Just as captioning can help…

Cochlear Office Hours Invite in St. Pete on April 23, 2019

Come join us for Cochlear Office Hours Download the flyer here Cochlear is hosting Office Hours in St. Petersburg on April 23, 2019.  Attendees receive one-on-one, personalized support from each Cochlear team member.  Please see the attached invitation below to provide to the following individuals; -anyone considering a cochlear implant for themselves or their child…

HLAA Gulf Coast Chapter Meeting With Dr. Michelle Frenton, Au.D

Turn your Hearing Aids into “Super Ears” April 3rd, 2019 at 12:30 pm Safety Harbor Library (for more info contact: [email protected]) Download PDF

HLAA WEBINAR: Living Your Best Life with Hearing Loss

WEBINAR Living Your Best Life with Hearing Loss March 18, 2019 Speaker: Susanna Dussling Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Time: 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. Eastern Time Don’t miss this WEDNESDAY’s free captioned webinar featuring Susanna Dussling, who will be presenting Living Your Best Life with Hearing Loss. Summary Do you let your hearing loss stop you from living a purposeful, meaningful,…

Brain Training Success With Dr. Ashley Wellons

Dr. Ashley Wellons AU.D., of ENT Hearing Associates of South Florida, will speak on hearing loss, the auditory pathway to the brain and how to strengthen it. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome! For more information visit the HLAA website: www.hearingloss.org Please send questions to [email protected] Join their Facebook Group Location: North Palm Beach Library (map-it)…

Meeting: Join us on Friday, January 18 at 10am in Delray Beach

“We Hear With our Ears But Understand With our Brains!” Join us on Friday, January 18 at 10am in Delray to learn more! (South County Civic Center Map-it) EVERYONE IS WELCOME AT OUR CHAPTER MEETINGS If you have any questions contact: Manny Pallant Chapter President [email protected] For more info or to contact HLA-SPBC: Visit them on Facebook…

HLAA WEBINAR: Until Everyone Hears the Music

Speaker: Jaime Vernon Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Time: 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. Eastern Time Don’t miss this WEDNESDAY’s free captioned webinar featuring Jaime Vernon, who will be presenting Until Everyone Hears the Music. Summary Jaime Vernon is the founder and executive director of Songs for Sounds (SFS), a charity that grew out of the experience of being the mother of a child…

October 2018 Listen!Up

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…
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