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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
experiences, ideas, suggestions,technology and more. Join and
meet others who share your interests and decrease the sense
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.
Note: In the event of inclement weather there are no Chapter Meetings when the Rochester City School District closes.
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
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Our Rochester Chapter's Walk4Hearing
Join us for a fun filled day. Enjoy a good time, good snacks,and the opportunity to meet lots of good people at our Annual Walk4Hearing. There will be more information soon.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Save the date for our Chapter's Annual Dinner. The planning is in the works; soon we'll be able to tell you more. It's never too early to put a reminder on your Calendar.
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 January 6, 11:00am Speaker begins at noon
Topic: BRAINS ARE IMPORTANT! The brain and hearing:
Beyond hearing loss.
Presenter: Kendra Marasco: Founder and Director of the Communication Center for Hearing and Speech and STARS Preschool, Fairport NY. More Information...
If you need information financial or other assistance for upgrading or new installation of an Assistive Listening Systems in a large venue, Please Contact us. We may be able to help.
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Next Evening Meeting: Tuesday January 6, 7:00pm Speaker begins at 8:00pm
Topic: VESTIBULAR DISORDERS: Diagnosis and Treatment
Presenter: Benjamin T. Crane MD, PhD