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Living with a hearing loss is challenging. If you have a hearing loss and are  feeling stressed, anxious, and alone, rest assured there are many others who feel exactly the way you do. If you have a hearing loss or know someone who does and would like more information or to meet others who understand.
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CHAPTER MEETING INFORMATION
Meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month; September's meeting is held the second Tuesday of the month. There are no Chapter Meetings July or August.
Note: In the event of inclement weather meetings are cancelled when the Rochester City School District closes.
OUR CHAPTER MEETINGS are held at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH 25 WESTMINSTER RD.(at East Ave.) Rochester, NY 14607.
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ASSISTIVE LISTENING SYSTEMS

Are you the owner or manager of a large venue and interested in obtaining information regarding installation of an Assistive Listening System?   We Can Help Contact Us

HLAA-ROCHESTER  CHAPTER STUDENT SUBCOMMITTEE FORMING

Our Rochester Chapter of HLAA is growing! Are you a young adult? Want a great way to help the community while gaining leadership experience?

A NEW HLAA Student Subcommittee has been forming we expect to begin great things in the Fall of 2015! We are looking for high-school to college-age students (or young adults recently graduated) who are interested in joining together to develop community awareness of hearing loss and to promote access for those people with hearing loss.

If you have a hearing loss, are deaf, or are hearing but interested in promoting the mission of this group, please call 585-266-7890 and leave a message for Suzanne Johnston, or send an email to hlaa.rochester@yahoo.com for further information and to apply for the opportunity to be a part of this exciting group!
​NATIONAL'S WEBINAR SERIES

A Webinar is Web-based seminar. It may take the form of a presentation, lecture, or technical exchange, or another learning format.

Learn about National's Webinar Series...
June 23 - 26 Washington D.C.

Hearing Loss Association of America Hosts the HLAA Convention 2016 and the International Federation of Hard of Hearing People (IFHOH) Congress.

Find out more about the convention and register now!

Early Bird Registration is now open!!.....

​Book your room...

Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC 20009 US

Tues. March 1, Evening Meeting 7:00 PM
Topic: "New ways to buy hearing aids"   
Speaker: a Costco company representative      Details....
Tues. March 1, Daytime Meeting 11:00 AM
Topic:" Hospitalized with hearing loss"  
Speaker: Elizabeth Ballard CI, CT, MS, Manager of Interpreter Services at UR Medicine ... Details
Wegman's Installs Hearing Loops with help from our Chapter... Details

News Brief

Closed Captioning to Be Available on Some Airline In-Flight Entertainment Systems

Passengers who are deaf or hard of hearing will soon be able to use closed captioning on videos and other in-flight entertainment on some airlines. The National Association of the Deaf and Gogo LLC have reached an agreement to make closed captioning available for all programming streamed through Gogo's in-flight entertainment service, Gogo Vision. The service will be available by June 30, 2017 on airlines that offer Gogo Vision services.