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Support session: Tuesday, September 12, 10:15 AM -11:00 AM Vestry Room
H.O.P.E., Hearing other Peoples' Experiences

Retired audiologist and hearing aid user Joseph Kozelsky MS, abd, CCC/A, moderates a question and answer group where prospective or new hearing aid users can share their hearing loss journeys and learn from others.
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"U.S. House of Representatives and Senate Passed the Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Act of 2017 which makes the Affordable and Accessible Hearing Health Care a Reality!

With the passage of this groundbreaking legislation Congress has sent a message to America that people with hearing loss need – and deserve – more affordable and accessible hearing health care. 

The FDA will be responsible for regulating the devices and also will draft guidelines for Personal Sound Amplification Devices (PSADs).

Find more information on National's
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Read the Fact Sheet  
Read the bill in it's entirety


Read an article about Over The Counter (OTC) hearing aids written In the National Review....
Both the House of Representatives and the Senate pass the Over-the counter hearing aid act of 2017! 
     Information about this year's Walk4Hearing
Our Rochester Chapter will not be having a Walk4Hearing this season but join us at the Buffalo Chapter's Walk. A fun time and support for all people with Hearing Loss!

Information About the 2017 Walk For Hearing
Rochester Chapter of HLAA opened our Hearing Device Demo Center, September 21; it was a great success!! 

We will be open the third Thursday of the month 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, at Lifespan 1900 Clinton Ave. S.weather and holidays permitting. The Details...
Good News!
Tuesday October 3rd. Day Meeting, 11:00am
 Hands-on Demonstration of Listening Devices with Charlie Johnstone and Dan Brooks Details...
Tuesday October 3rd. Evening Meeting 7:00pm 
 Acoustic Neuroma Panel discussion with Ceci McCurdy, Suzanne Johnston, and Tom Banach
Details..
Chapter Meetings/Support sessions are held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, East Ave. & Westminster Rd. 14607) the first Tuesday of the month. October-June.  September's meeting is the second Tuesday. Please Enter only through Westminster Rd. door

​Note: Meetings do not take place in "bad" weather when the Rochester City Schools are closed.
Chapter Meeting/Support Information
Support
Meetings
Tuesday Oct. 3rd : Oct. 3rd -Cochlear Implant Group 1:30-2:30pm, after the Chapter Meeting; East room; St. Paul’s church., all are welcome. Details...
 NOTICE: Due to a delay in printing, the deadline to submit the survey that was mailed to you and memberships dues has been extended from 9/11 to the end of September.