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Although hearing loss is often associated with older people, the reality is not hearing well is an “equal opportunity” condition. Young adults deal with issues with dating, higher education, employment, parenting and other aspects of life which are unique to their age group. Hearing Loss Nation, http://hearinglossnation.org, HLAA’s social networking site is a place to get together with others between the ages of 18-35 to share
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of isolation you may be feeling due to your hearing loss.
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OUR CHAPTER MEETINGS are held at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH 25 WESTMINSTER RD.(at East Ave.) Rochester, NY 14607.
Meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month, except September's meeting which is held the second Tuesday of the month. No Chapter Meetings are held in July or August
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
Thurs., Nov. 6th
Day of Hearing 9:00 AM-4PM
1900 S. Clinton Avenue
Rochester, New York 14618
HLAA, Rochester Chapter and LifeSpan will be co-sponsoring A Day of Hearing. Come join us.
A free screening test of your hearing will be available. Listen to five audiologists from the Rochester area speak on various topics related to hearing loss. There will be exhibits, literature and ALD's to view. Light refreshments will also provided.
HLAA Convention 2015
June 25 - 28
St. Louis Union Station Hotel
St. Louis, Missouri
Keynote Speaker: Charles A. Laszlo, Ph.D. founding president of the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, will deliver his speech, Advances, Obstacles and Solutions in a Changing World at the Opening Session on Thursday, June 25, 2015 (5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.).
Next Daytime Meeting: Tuesday Nov. 4, 11:00am Speaker begins at noon
Topic: HEROES WITH HEARING LOSS
Presenter: Presented by MSgt. Sean Lehman, USAF, Ret., Introduced by Maj. Gen. Norbert Rappl, USA, Ret.
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Next Evening Meeting: Tuesday Nov. 4, 7:00pm Speaker begins at 8:00pm
Topic:HOSPITALIZED AND HEARING IMPAIRED? HERE’S HELP!
Presenter: Elizabeth Ballard, University of Rochester Medical Center