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Visit one of our HLAA Chapters nationwide to meet and talk with others who also have hearing loss. HLAA Chapters provide peer support, educational programs, all in a communication accessible environment. You’ll see it’s okay not to hear well when you attend a chapter function because people with all degrees of hearing loss come to learn about coping strategies, technology, and about local resources that help you live successfully with hearing loss.

The HLAA national office, state organizations and local HLAA Chapters are a united effort of people working to make hearing loss an issue of national concern and to provide information, education, advocacy, and support.

To see if there is an HLAA State Organization or Chapter in your area, click on your state. States that do not link means currently there is no organization there. If there are no HLAA State Organizations or Chapters near you, consider starting one!

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ARIZONA

AZ State Chapter Coordinator
Ginny Clark-Wright   GinnyHLA_AZ@msn.com

Fountain Hills Chapter
Elizabeth Booth   halib72@gmail.com
Retha Herman   rethadear@gmail.com

Sun Lakes Chapter
Elizabeth Booth   halib72@gmail.com

West Valley Chapter
Ginny Clark-Wright   GinnyHLA_AZ@msn.com

ARKANSAS

TEX-ARK Chapter
Jena Howell   howelljena@yahoo.com

CALIFORNIA

California State Association
Jim Montgomery   jmontgomery@hearinglossca.org
http://www.hearinglossca.org

State Chapter Coordinators - North
Don Senger   dsenger@hearinglossca.org
Janel Edmiston   soccertaxi@surewest.net

State Chapter Coordinator - South
Nanci Linke-Ellis   nlinke-ellis@hearinglossca.org

Diablo Valley Chapter
Meets 1st Wednesday of the month (except June, July, August, December)
Walnut Creek United Methodist Church
Education Building, Wesley Room
1543 Sunnyvale Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA 94597-1903

Ann Thomas   AThomas@hearinglossdv.org   925.264.1199
http://www.hearinglossdv.org

East Bay Chapter
Meets 2nd Saturday of the month Except July & August
9:30 a.m. Social, Refreshments
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Meeting, Program
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center (Meet in a conference room in the new building)
280 West MacArthur Boulevard, Room 1200C
Oakland, CA 94611

Janet Lyons, President   je.lyons@comcast.net   510.932.7978
Bruce Harris, President Emeritus   bjharris@ieee.org   510-473-7905
http://www.hearinglossca.org/chapters/east-bay-chapter

Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter
Meets every 2nd Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Weingart Senior Center
5220 Oliva Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90712

Bill Busch   billbusch@ieee.org   310.540.6322
Gail Morrison   gailgo7@gmail.com   562.438.0597
http://hlalongbeachlakewood.org

Los Angeles Chapter
Meets 4th Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. – noon
Except November, 3rd Saturday
No meeting May & December
HEAR Center
301 E. Del Mar Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Lisa Yuan   leesayuan@gmail.com
Alicia Fernandez   alicia@blueskycreative.com
http://www.hlaa-la.org

Mission Viejo Chapter
Priscilla Kirkeby   pwkirkeby@cox.net
http://hearinglossca.org/chapters/mission-viejo-chapter

Napa Valley Chapter
Jeannine Scott   jneen@napanet.net

Peninsula Chapter
Meet 1st Monday of the month except July & August; on holidays, meets 2nd Monday
Veterans Memorial Senior Center
1455 Madison Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94061

Sally Edwards   info@hearinglosspen.org   650.365.4868
Raegene Castle   raegeneandjack@gmail.com
http://www.hearinglossca.org/chapters/peninsula-chapter

Sacramento Chapter
Kathleen Bowers   kathleen@hlasac.com
http://www.hlasac.com/

San Diego Chapter
Charlene Sivertson   hlaasd@gmail.com
http://hearinglosssandiego.org/home

San Fernando Valley Chapter
Philip Kaplan   philillini@aol.com
http://hearinglossca.org/chapters/san-fernando-valley-chapter

San Francisco Chapter
Meets every 2nd Saturday (except June, July, August, & December) at 10 a.m.
The Sequoias
1400 Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94108

Kenneth Andrews   kennyandrews6@gmail.com   707.291.0709
http://hearinglossca.org/chapters/san-francisco-chapter

Santa Barbara Chapter
Meets the 2nd Saturday of the month, except July & August
Wood Glen Hall
3010 Foothill Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Cherie Alvarez, President   CherieA@hlaa-sbc.org
Anne Szymanski   805.563.1097
http://hlaa-sbc.org/
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Santa Monica Chapter
Ken Cluskey   kcluskey@hotmail.com

Silicon Valley Chapter
Meets 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1:00 pm
Except July & August
San Jose Masonic Center
2500 Masonic Drive
San Jose, CA 95125

Earl Mizuguchi   earlmiz@sbcglobal.net
Maggie Iller   marjorie.iller@gmail.com
www.hearinglossca.org/chapters/silicon-valley-chapter

Ventura County Chapter
Meets 1st Saturday of the month 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Goebel Adult Community Center
1385 E. Janss Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Anni Settingsgard   annismail@aol.com
http://www.hearinglossca.org/chapters

COLORADO

State Chapter Coordinator
Debbie Mohney   hlaacolorado@yahoo.com
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org

Boulder Chapter
Meets 3rd Saturday of the month (Sept. thru May) at 3 p.m.
(Note: Fall locations may change due to CU home games, check on calendar at on website and sign up for e-mail notifications)
University of Colorado Dept of Speech
Language and Hearing Sciences Building
2501 Kittredge Loop Road
Boulder, CO 80309

Kim Thompson, President   hlaaboulder@yahoo.com
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org

Colorado Springs Chapter
Meets 2nd Saturday of the month (Sept. thru May) at 1 p.m.
The Independence Center
729 S. Tejon St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Dianne Reitan, President   diannereitan@reagan.com   719.352.2484
Ann Belfiglio   annbel01@hotmail.com   719.648.9953
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org
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Denver Chapter
Meets 4th Saturday of the month at 1 p.m.
Englewood Public Library
1000 E. Englewood Parkway
Englewood, CO 80110

Bernard Steinberg   berniedan@yahoo.com
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org

Northern Colorado Chapter
Debbie Mohney   hlaacolorado@yahoo.com
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org

Western Colorado Chapter
Meets 1st Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m. (September – May)
Center for Independence
740 Gunnison Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Xujing Zhang   zhangxj8000@gmail.com
Amy Becktell   hlaawco@gmail.com
http://www.hearinglosscolorado.org

CONNECTICUT

Eastern Connecticut Chapter
Meet at 10 a.m. on the third Saturday of every month (September - July)
Phillips Communication Sciences Building
UCONN
850 Bolton Road
Storrs, CT 06269

Randy Kirsch   hlaaeasternctchapter@cox.net   860.659.8082
http://hlaaeasternctchapter.org
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Hartford Chapter
Terry Bedard   tbedard40@aol.com
Jim Bedard   jbedard40@aol.com
http://www.hearherehartford.org

Southwest Connecticut Chapter
Meets 3rd Saturday of the month
The Watermark
3030 Park Ave.
Bridgeport/Fairfield, CT (town line)

Richard Smith, President   atticsmith@aol.com
Marcia Zola, Vice President   mczola@optonline.net   203.374.7736
http://www.hearez.org

DELAWARE

Kent/Sussex County Chapter
Betty Martin   gregorymartinho@gmail.com

Wilmington Chapter
Linda Heller   hlade@comcast.net
http://www.hlade.org

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

DC Chapter
Russell Misheloff   hladcchapter@gmail.com

FLORIDA

Florida State Association
Theresa Crowder   tmt.tess@verizon.net

State Chapter Coordinator - North
Judy Martin   judygmartin@gmail.com

State Chapter Coordinator - Central
Maria Anderson   meanderson0110@gmail.com

State Chapter Coordinator - Southwest
JoAnne DeVries   jdv.devries8@gmail.com

State Chapter Coordinator - Southeast
Joe Dashiell   joe.dashiell@gmail.com

Big Bend Chapter
Melissa Corson   corson.melissa@gmail.com

Broward County Chapter
Meets One Wednesday per month from October-May, excluding December, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Drive, Room 223
Coral Springs, FL 33065

Howard Alenier   halenier@gmail.com   240.888.4747
Charlotte Roth   charoth@bellsouth.net

Central Florida Chapter
Meets First Tuesday, 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Churchill Street Village Recreation Center
2375 Churchill Downs
The Villages, FL 32162

Muriel Raine   murhlaacntrfl@aol.com   352-751-3464
Jan Sharp   fjs4532@embarqmail.com   352-751-4532

Clearwater Chapter
Meets 1st Wednesday of every month at 12:30 p.m. (September - May)
Safety Harbor Library
101 2nd St. N
Safety Harbor, FL 34695

Debbe Hagner   debbehagner@yahoo.com   727.271.0770 (text only)
Tess Crowder   tmttess@verizon.net
http://www.hlaclearwater.com

Gainesville Chapter
Meet Wednesdays, 2 p.m. for Living With Hearing Loss Classes
Senior Recreation Center
5701 NW 34th St. Gainesville, FL 32653

Lynn Rousseau   HLAGainesville@aol.com   352.331.9808

Jacksonville Chapter
Meets 3rd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. except Jul-Aug-Dec
Nemours Children’s Clinic, 10th Floor
807 Childrens Way
Jacksonville, FL 32207

Thomas B. Logue, President   thomasblogue@gmail.com
Judy Martin   judygmartin@gmail.com   904.778.2265
http://www.hla-jax.org
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Lakeland Chapter
Meets 2nd Thursday of every month at 6 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
Multipurpose Rm A
175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr.
Lakeland, FL 33801

Elaine Goddard, President   egoddard7@gmail.com   954.612.6383
Art Matlock, Webmaster   AJ7676@hotmail.com   863.853.3130
http://www.hla-lakeland.org

Lee County Chapter
Meets First Friday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to noon
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Center
1860 Boy Scout Dr. Ste 208
Fort Myers, FL 33907

Lois Smith   lojims@embarqmail.com   239.369.7532

Miami Chapter
Meets Every 2nd Thursday at 1:00 p.m.
STEPS In The Right Direction
1671 W 37th Street, Unit 4
Hialeah, FL 33012

Joe Dashiell   joe.dashiell@gmail.com   305.213.4092
Howard Watson   hwatson342@aol.com
http://www.hlaa-miami.org

Naples Chapter
JoAnne DeVries   devries8@gmail.com

Orlando Chapter
Meets 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm
Mimi's Café
4175 Millenia Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32839

Merv & Bev Daniels Daniels   mmbdaniels@att.net   407.656.9283
Jim Diaz   combobulated@earthlink.net   407.489.7531

Sarasota and Manatee Chapter
Meets every 2nd Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.
North Sarasota Library
2801 Newtown Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34230

After hours chapter meets 4th Thursday at 6 p.m. every odd number month (Jan. Mar. May. July. Sept. Nov.)
Center for Arts & Humanities
1226 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236

JoAnne DeVries, President   jdv.devries8@gmail.com   941.320.8825
Anne Taylor, Vice President   anne7257@gmail.com   941.320.8825
http://www.hlas.org

South Palm Beach County Chapter
Meets every 3rd Friday at 10 a.m. - Noon (September - May)
South County Civic Center
16700 Jog Rd
Delray Beach, FL 33446

Oscar Segal   ohsegal@comcast.net   561.499.9873
Glenn Bailey   gbailey@hlapbc.org   561.649.4508
http://www.hlapbc.org

Sun City Center Chapter
Meets 1st Wednesday September - May at 9:30 a.m.
St. Andrew Presbyterian Church (Fellowship Hall)
1239 Del Webb Blvd., W.
Sun City Center, FL 33573

Richard Herring   Richard@hla-scc.com
Shirley Nauman   813.634.7280
http://www.hla-scc.com

Tampa Chapter
Meets 1st Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm; Sept to May. Group meets socially June-August
Piccadilly Cafeteria
11810 North Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL 33618

Kelly Landsberg   klandsberg@deafhhsfla.org   727.809.0940
Roseanne Boyle   rokraft@msn.com
http://www.hearinglosstampa.org

Treasure Coast Chapter
Meets 2nd Saturday of month at 10:30 a.m. (September - May)
Indian River County Library (History Rm)
1600 21st St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Cheryl Nolte   tcflhla@live.com   772.468.0123
Nancy Soucy   nan.jack@juno.com   772-664-7993
http://www.treasurehearing.org

GEORGIA

Georgia State Office
Jeff Bonnell   CJBNATL@gmail.com
Debbi Quave   HLAAGAeditor@gmail.com

Atlanta Buckhead Chapter
Meets 3rd Saturday of each month; 10 a.m. - Noon
Cathedral Towers
2820 Peachtree Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30305

Jeff Bonnell, President   CJBNATL@gmail.com   404.636.0288
Jill Kassinger, Professional Advisor   404.351.4114
http://hearingloss-ga.org/Chapters/Buckhead.htm

Augusta Chapter
Meets third Monday of each month from September to May unless otherwise noted, 6 p.m.
University Hospital
1350 Walton Way (Dining Rms 1-3)
Augusta, GA 30901

Donna Conrad, Treasurer   oliveoyl43@aol.com
Dotty Ord, Secretary   countrybmkns75@yahoo.com
https://sites.google.com/site/hlaaugusta

Bulloch County (GA) Chapter
Meets 3rd Monday/11:30 a.m./Bimonthly (September, November, January, March, and May)
RJs Restaurant
434 South Main Street
Statesboro, GA 30458

Dave Welter, President   dave.welter@comcast.net   706.738.2796   706.231.3842 (while in Statesboro)
Terry Richards, Vice-President   terryrichards10@gmail.com   912.713.9898

NW Metro Atlanta Chapter
Meets 4th Sunday of every other Month at 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (September - May)
William G. Long Senior Center
223 Arnold Mill Rd.
Woodstock, GA 30188

Rebecca Kendall   17becky@gmail.com

ILLINOIS

Central Illinois Chapter
Robert Griffith   robert.griffith@illinois.gov

Chicago Lincoln Park Chapter
Michelle Kiley   michellekiley2@aol.com

Chicago North Shore Chapter
Elizabeth Hupp   Liz@Hupp.com

Illinois Cochlear Implant Chapter
Meets six times per year, on the third Saturday of January, March, May, July, September, and November.
Meeting locations for 2015 and beyond TBD.

Janet Tusk, President   janet.tusk@gmail.com
Edward O'Brien   eobrien@mutare.com
ICIC.info.and.inquiries@gmail.com
http://www.illinoisCI.com
312.971.7026

INDIANA

Michiana Chapter
Janice Neidigh   janneidigh@gmail.com

Northwest Indiana Chapter
Kim Mettache   kimiam265@aol.com

IOWA

Central Iowa Chapter
Martha Meyer   marthalmeyer@gmail.com
Betty Hebard   achebard@hotmail.com

KANSAS

Kansas City Chapter
Minda Nelson   hlaakc@gmail.com
Lucy Crabtree   lucycrabtree@gmail.com
http://www.hlaakc.com

KENTUCKY

Kentucky Chapters Coordinator
Ronald Haynes   ron@hlaa-ky.org   502.515.3762
http://www.hlaa-ky.org
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Bowling Green Chapter
Monthly Meeting, First Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. (Except January, February, July and December)
Home Instead Training Center, Suite 100
2475 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42104

Donna Woods, Co-Leader   Donna@hlaa-ky.org   270.782.7329
Jeannie Taylor, Co-Leader   Jeannie@hlaa-ky.org   270.237.0366
infobg@hlaa-ky.org
http://hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/bg
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Kentuckiana Chapter
Monthly Meeting, Second Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
March, June, September & December – Socials - Check for location
St Leonard Parish School Library
440 Zorn Avenue
Louisville, KY 40202

Carla Trivedi   Carla@hearinglossky.org   502.689.4011 text only
Kay Calvert   Kay@hearinglossky.org   502.468.8532
info@hearinglossky.org
http://www.hearinglossky.org
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Kentucky Home Chapter
Monthly Meeting, Fourth Monday at 6:30 p.m.
June & December – Socials - Check for location
Nelson County Public Library
201 Cathedral Manor
Bardstown, KY 40004

Rebecca Crawford   Becky@hearinglosskyhome.org   502.348.8070
Carlene Ballard   Carlene@hearinglosskyhome.org   502.264.2279
information@hearinglosskyhome.org
http://www.hearinglosskyhome.org
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Lexington Chapter
Monthly Meeting, Second Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
(Except January, July and December)
Lexington Hearing and Speech Center
350 Henry Clay Boulevard
Lexington, KY 40502

Janny Scheeline   Janny@hlaa-ky.org   859.537.3135 text only
Vicky Goodloe   Vicky@hlaa-ky.org   859.396.1468
infolex@hlaa-ky.org
http://www.hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/lex
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MARYLAND

Frederick County Chapter
Mary Gosnell   hearinglossfred@gmail.com

Greater Baltimore Chapter
Melissa O'neill, President   Missyhla@gmail.com
Carrie Nicholsen, Vice President   CMNHLAA@outlook.com
http://www.hearinglossbaltimore.org

Montgomery County (MD) Chapter
Hollace Goodman   hgoodman@hearingloss.org

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Chapter
Speaker / Workshop Series on Saturday dates as noted on website under "Support and Resources."
Social Events dates vary as noted on website under "Social and Cultural Events"
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Meltzer Auditorium Or Sloane Teaching Room, 3rd Floor
243 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114

Peggy Ellertsen, Webmaster   HLAABoston@gmail.com
Betsy Anderson   betucansea@gmail.com
http://www.hearinglossboston.org

Cape Cod Chapter
Roberta McDonnell   bobbie@hearinglosscapecod.org
http://www.hearinglosscapecod.org

Central Massachusetts Chapter
Meets (usually) the second Saturday of the month from September to May to share stories and resources.
We often have terrific speakers and we always have fun.
Northborough Public Library
34 Main St.
Northborough, MA 01532

Margaret Myatt   info@hearinglosscentralma.org
http://www.hearinglosscentralma.org

North Of Boston Chapter
Donna Hanson   donnah820@comcast.net

MICHIGAN

Michigan State Association
Elizabeth Kobylak   ekobylak@hearingloss-mi-.org

Michigan State Chapter Coordinator
Brenda Neubeck   bneubeck@hearingloss-mi.org

Ann Arbor Chapter
Meets Every 1st Thursday at 7 p.m. - 8 p.m., September to June
Turner Senior Resource Center
2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Pam McGuinty   pamc86@gmail.com   734.619.6645
http://hearinglossa2.weebly.com

Grand Rapids Area Chapter
Contact chapter for meeting times.
Metro Health Hospital
5900 Byron Center Ave. SW, Lower Level Conference Room A&B
Wyoming, MI 49519

grand-rapids@hearingloss-mi.org

Grand Traverse Chapter
Contact chapter for information on upcoming meetings or events.

Cindy Shapiro   traverse-city@hearingloss-mi.org

Kalamazoo Chapter
Please email the leader for location and time.

Howard Potrude   kalamazoo@hearingloss-mi.org

Lansing Chapter
Meets 1st Wednesday of month, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., September through June
Plymouth Congregational Church
2001 E Grand River Ave
Lansing, MI 48912

Ann Liming   AL3641@aol.com   517.485.6546

Macomb Chapter
Meets 4th Thursday of the month at 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., September to June
Trinity Lutheran Church
38900 Harper Ave.
Clinton Township, MI 48036

Lynn Huff   Macomb-co@hearingloss-mi.org   586.268.3606
http://www.hearingloss-mi.org/

Mid-Michigan Chapter
Meets 4th Monday of each month, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. (except for holidays)
Saginaw Valley State University (Curtiss Hall Room 129)
7400 Bay Road
University Center, MI 48710

Lori Orr   pooster33-ib@yahoo.com   989.860.0961
Stu Frohm   smfmi@yahoo.com
mid.michigan@hearingloss-mi.org

Royal Oak Chapter
Meets the 4th Tuesday from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m. for socializing (September through May)
The First Presbyterian Church of Royal Oak
529 Hendrie Blvd.
Royal Oak, MI 48067

Pam Dangovian   guccigal40@aol.com
Suzan Selewski   suzanrs@sbcglobal.net   313.291.2913

Southwest Michigan Chapter
Meets 1st Thursday of each month, 7:00-8:30 p.m., April to October
The Chapel (Room C214)
4250 Washington Ave.
Saint Joseph, MI 49085

Darl Williams   st-joseph@hearingloss-mi.org

Waterford Chapter
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Leggett Waterford Senior Center
3621 Pontiac Lake Rd.
Waterford, MI 48328

Rosalind Leiser   Waterford@hearingloss-mi.org   248.673.8000
http://www.hearingloss-mi.org

Western Wayne County Chapter
Meets the 2nd Wednesday 6:30 - 8:30 pm (Sept - May)
Garden City Hospital, Allan L Breakie Medical Office Bldg. (Classroom 1) Lower level
6255 Inkster Rd.
Garden City, MI 48135-4001

Tony Ferack   wayne-co@hearingloss-mi.org   734.664.3297

MINNESOTA

Red River Valley Chapter
Linda Thompson   lindafay7@hotmail.com

St. Cloud Area Chapter
Richard Diedrichsen   rich.diedrichsen@state.mn.us
Hazel Youngman   hazy26@q.com

Twin Cities Chapter
Meets every 3rd Saturday of the month September through May at 9:30 a.m. to socialize and meeting starts at 10 a.m.
The Courage Center
3915 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN 55442

Christine Morgan, President   president@hlaatc.org
http://www.hlaatc.org

MISSOURI

Greater St. Louis Chapter
Meets every second Saturday of the month at 1 p.m.
(no meetings in January or August; June is picnic and December is holiday party)
Kirkwood Community Center
111 S. Geyer Rd
Kirkwood, MO 63122

Mary Stodden   marystodden@att.net
Sandra Haile   sanhaile@yahoo.com

NEBRASKA

Omaha Area Chapter
Marian Reyburn   reyburnhm@cox.net

NEW JERSEY

New Jersey State Association
Linda Schaab   lmschaab@comcast.net
http://www.hearingloss-nj.org/index.htm

Bergen County Chapter
Meets 2 times a year - Fall and Spring
The Ethical Culture Society of Bergen County
687 Larch Avenue
Teaneck, NJ 07666

Carol Rivera-Kron   Carol.Rivera-Kron@hearingloss-NJ.org

Middlesex County Chapter
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month, Sept to June
First Baptist Church of South Plainfield
201 Hamilton Blvd
South Plainfield, NJ 07080

Marie Nordling   manord63@yahoo.com   732.721.4183
Joan Kelton   jkelt3@verizon.net   732.821.3132

Morris County Chapter
Meets 2nd Saturday of Jan, March, May, July, September and November
Madison Community House
25 Cook Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940

Pat Dobbs   pat@hearinglossresourcecenter.com   973.479.8083
Ann Marie Picardo   annmpicardo@netzero.net   973.665.1288
http://www.hearingloss-mcnj.org

South Jersey Shore Chapter
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every monthly from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Cape Regional Medical Center
2 Stone Harbor Blvd
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Carolyn Richards   sjhardofhearing@gmail.com   609.886.3678
Helena Aber   haber01@comcast.net

NEW MEXICO

New Mexico State Chapter Coordinator
Stephen Frazier   hlaanm@juno.com

Albuquerque Chapter
Stephen Frazier   hlaanm@juno.com
http://www.hlaabq.com

Las Cruces Chapter
Michael Lieberman   hlaalc@juno.com

Santa Fe Chapter
John Hooper   John.Hooper1@state.nm.us

NEW YORK

New York State Association
Jerry Bergman   jbergman@hearinglossnyc.org

New York Downstate Chapter Coordinator
Toni Iacolucci   toni233nyc@gmail.com

New York Upstate Chapter Coordinator
Sue Miller   SusanLeeMiller39@cs.com

Albany Chapter
Meets on various days – see website
William K. Sanford Town Library
629 Albany Shaker Road
Loudonville, NY 12211

Patricia Mirza   HEARHLAA@yahoo.com
Joanne Knauer   518.488.8268
http://www.hearingloss-albany.org

Binghamton Area Chapter
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. (except January, July and August)
Johnson City Senior Center
30 Brocton St.
Johnson City, NY 13790

Donna Glover, President   donnaker@verizon.net   607.427.0186 cell/text/voice
Mr Lynn Finch   lmfin@citlink.net   607.648.4533
http://www.hearinglossofbinghamton.org
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Mid-Hudson Chapter
Meets 3rd Wednesday of every month except December, January, July and August
Our Savior Lutheran Church
1400 Route 52, Suite 15
Fishkill, NY 12524

Linda Larsen   rxlinda@yahoo.com   845.896.5322

New York City Chapter
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month, September-May; first Tuesday in June
Muhlenberg Library (unless otherwise specified; see website for details)
209 W. 23rd Street (3rd Floor)
New York, NY 10011

Holly Cohen   info@hearinglossnyc.org   212.769.4327
http://www.hearinglossnyc.org
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North Shore Chapter of Long Island
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month except July and August
Long Island Jewish Hearing & Speech Center (lower level conference room)
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Sal Sturiale   sturiale@verizon.net
http://hearingloss-longisland.org

Rochester Chapter
Meets 1st Tuesday of the month, except September we meet the 2nd Tuesday, no meetings July and August
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
25 Westminster Road
Rochester, NY 14607

Cindy Kellner, President   ckellne1@rochester.rr.com   585.586.8391
Carmen Coleman   ccoleman6@frontiernet.net
Michelle Gross   hlaa.rochester@yahoo.com   585-266-7890
http://www.hlaa-rochester-ny.org
585-266-7890
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Syracuse Chapter
Susan Smith   august13sss@aol.com   315.963.8078

Utica Chapter
May & October, 3rd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Church
10 Higby Road
Utica, NY 13501

Roger MacCasland   vulcanian@aol.com   315.735.4114
Gail Hardy   hardynightingail1@verizon.net   315.732.4619

Westchester Chapter
Meets the 1st Saturday of each month except July and August
New York School for the Deaf (cafeteria)
555 Knollwood Road
White Plains, NY 10603

Debbie Dolgin Wolfe   deborahdwolfe@gmail.com   845.368.0968
hlaawestchester@gmail.com
http://www.hlaawestchester.org

Western New York Chapter
St. Stephen's - Bethlehem UCC
750 Wehrle Drive
Cheektowaga, NY 14225

Sandra Mazur   maztaz@roadrunner.com   716.878.4106
Diane Salvamoser   716.878.4106

NORTH CAROLINA

North Carolina State Association
Julie Bishop   Bishfish@aol.com
http://www.nchearingloss.org

Asheville Chapter
Meets 3rd Saturday of the month, starting in March 2015
Seymour Auditorium (Care Partners Health Services)
68 Sweeten Creek Road
Asheville, NC 28803

Ann Karson   akarson57@gmail.com   828-665-8699

Brevard Chapter
Rosemary Tuite   rizmarre@aol.com
Kathleen Borzell   kborzell@gmail.com

Charlotte Chapter
Dates vary from 2nd Tuesday or 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. social time and 7:00 p.m. meeting time
Charlotte Regional Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing conference room (main floor)
5501 Executive Center Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28212

Myra White   myra@carolina.rr.com   704.366.0861 tty

New Bern Chapter
Meets Every 4th Tues. at 11 a.m. (No meetings in November and December)
McCarthy Court
1325 McCarthy Blvd.
New Bern, NC 28562

Cynthia Koran   cgkoran@hotmail.com   252.444.8250

Wake Chapter
Tim Boyd   boyd.ts@gmail.com
http://nchearingloss.org/wake.htm

Winston-Salem Chapter
William Crowley   wmcrowley748@bellsouth.net
Bill Shugart   sh502@aol.com
http://www.nchearingloss.org

OHIO

Ashland and Richland Chapter
Deborah Schaaf   Debbie1496@aol.com   330-264-1496

Central Ohio Chapter (Columbus)
Deborah Smallwood   cohlaa@aol.com   614.216.9140

Dayton Chapter
Melissa Rogers   mrhlaa@gmail.com   937.678.7302
http://www.hlaadaytonohio.com

Northern Ohio Chapter
Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month, Sept. to Nov. and Apr. to June
Perry Public Library
3753 Main St.
Perry, Ohio 44081

Dawn Lyons   northernohiochapter@gmail.com   440.536.1974
Barbara Palmer   mrmoosemom@yahoo.com
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Southwest Ohio Chapter (Cincinnati)
Camilla Gilbert   hearingloss.swohio@gmail.com
http://www.hearingloss-swohio.org/cms/

OKLAHOMA

Norman Chapter
Eva Saffer   normanhlaa@gmail.com
http://normanhlaa.webs.com

Oklahoma City Chapter
Larry Slaughter   larslau@cox.net
Ronald Hendricks   ron_gmi@swbell.net
http://okchearingloss.publishpath.com

OREGON

Oregon State Association
PO Box 22501
Eugene, OR 97402

Karen Swezey   kswezey@efn.org   541.689.7242
http://www.hearinglossOR.org

Oregon State Chapter Coordinator
Cathy Sanders   catsindallas@q.com

Central Oregon Chapter
Meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
St. Charles Medical Center
2500 NE Neff Road
Bend, OR

Cliff Tepper   ctepper@bendcable.com   541.390.2174
http://hlaco2.com

Douglas County Chapter
Meets 4th Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Mercy Medical Community Education Room (2nd floor)
2459 Stewart Parkway
Roseburg, OR (adjacent to Office Max)

Vincent Portulano   vportulano@hotmail.com
Robin Ilers   541.580.7180

Lane County Chapter
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Hilyard Community Center
2580 Hilyard St.
Eugene, OR 97405

Shirley Perry, President   sugarplum17@comcast.net   541.687.0135
Clark O. Anderson   clarkoa@msn.com
http://www.hearinglosslane.org

Linn and Benton Counties Chapter
Meets 3rd Thursday of each month (except July & August) at 6:30 p.m.
Senior Center
65 "B" Academy Square
Lebanon, OR

John Hood-Fysh   john@wwmore.com   541.791.3725(H)   541.220.8541(Cell)

Portland Chapter
Meets 3rd Monday each month (except June, July and August) at 7:00 p.m.
Good Samaritan Main Hospital Building (Wistar-Morris Conference Room)
1015 NW 22nd Avenue
Portland, OR

Anne McLaughlin   hlaportland@gmail.com
http://www.hearinglossor.org/portland
P.O. Box 2112
Portland, OR   97208-2112

Salem Chapter
Meets 4th Tuesday each month (except July and August) at 6 p.m.
Salem Hospital Community Health and Education (Buildign D)
Creekside Overflow Room 939
Oak Street SE
Salem, OR

Mary Fagan   hlasalem@live.com   503.409.5491

PENNSYLVANIA

Pennsylvania State Office
Nancy Kingsley   Kingsnan@aol.com
http://www.hlaa-pa.org

Pennsylvania State Chapter Coordinator - Eastern
Alice Pakhtigian apakhtig@hotmail.com

Pennsylvania State Chapter Coordinator - Central
Dale Long dale.long@prodigy.net

Pennsylvania State Chapter Coordinator - Western
Teresa Nellans   NellansT@aol.com

All Generations Chapter (formerly Gen X Chapter)
Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month
Clarke School for Hearing and Speech
455 South Roberts Rd.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19019

Alice Pakhtigian   apakhtig@hotmail.com   610-789-3108

Bucks County Chapter
Meetings are held on Mondays at the same location, unless otherwise specified. Dates subject to change. Please contact chapter for details.
Northampton Library Community Room
25 Upper Holland Rd.
Richboro, PA 18954

Marianne Lock   mcl0312@comcast.net
Gay Balsam   rgbalsam@juno.com
http://www.hlaabuckscounty.org

Capital Region Chapter
Meets every 4th Monday at 7:00 p.m. (except July, August and December)
Giant Food Store Community Rooms
Camp Hill Shopping Center
3301 Trindle Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011

Steve Schultz   bfschultz@aol.com   717.761.3632
Norm Kirsch   njkirsch2@aol.com   717.564.0230
http://www.hlacapregion.org

Central Pennsylvania Chapter
500 E. Marylyn Ave.
State College, PA 16801

Roberta Cooke   trcooke5@comcast.net   814.360.2568
http://hlaa-centralpa.biz.tc

Central Philadelphia Chapter (Forming)
Patrick McGeever   pathlaa.phil@gmail.com

Chester County Chapter
Meets the 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 pm except July and August
West Chester Area Senior Center
3530 East Union St.
West Chester, PA 19348

William Pfeifer   bpfeifer@verizon.net   610.444.4454
http://www.hearinglosschesco.com

Delaware County Chapter
Meets last Saturday of January, April, June, and September at 10 a.m.
Friendship Circle Senior Center
1515 Lansdowne Ave.
Darby, PA 19023

Donna Schumacher   dschumacher@scs-delco.org   484-534-2033

Lancaster County Chapter
Meets 3rd Tuesday at 10 am in March, April, May, September, October, and November
Fellowship Hall, Village Center, Brethren Village
3001 Lititz Pike
Lancaster, PA 17606

Nancy Kingsley   kingsnan@aol.com   717.435.5514
Dale Long   dale.long@prodigy.net   717.314.2650

Lebanon County Chapter
Meets 4th Tuesday at 7 pm except July, August, and December
Freeman Auditorium, Cornwall Manor
1 Boyd St.
Cornwall, PA 17016

Joseph Barnett   jcbjrpe@aol.com   717.277.5571

Lycoming Chapter
Meets 2nd Thursday at 7 p.m.
West End Christian Community Center (lower level)
901 Diamond St.
Williamsport, PA 17701

Kay Tyberg   tybergkay7376@yahoo.com   866.950.1294 VRS

Montgomery County (PA) Chapter
Meets First Monday at 6 pm March to June & October to December; 2nd Monday in September
William Jeanes Library
4051 Joshua Road
Lafayette Hill, PA

Tom Van Arman   Tcvanarman@gmail.com   610.272.0519

Philadelphia Chapter
Carolyn Meyer   meyer@hlaa-pa.org

Pittsburgh Chapter
Teresa Nellans   NellansT@aol.com
http://www.hla-pa.org/Chapters/Pittsburgh/index.htm

RHODE ISLAND

Rhode Island State Office
James Litvack   litvack@live.com

SOUTH CAROLINA

Low Country Chapter
Gerald Shirley   janjerry@hargray.com

TENNESSEE

Chattanooga Chapter
Betty Proctor   baproctor@epbfi.com
Nelda Twitchell   nrtwitchell@gmail.com
http://www.hearingchattanooga.org

Knoxville Chapter
Mandy Burnside   Mandockery@gmail.com
Laurie Pullins   ldpullins@gmail.com

Nashville Chapter
Meets Second Saturday of every month
Emmanuel Lutheran Church
1003 Hickory Hill Lane
Hermitage, TN 37076

Jennifer Thorpe   sweetpea1971@gmail.com   931.735.0322
http://hearingloss-nashville.org
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TEXAS

Texas State Office
Fannaé Shields   fannae.shields@utdallas.edu

Texas State Chapter Co-Coordinator - East
Mary Honomichl   mmhonomic@comcast.net

Texas State Chapter Co-Coordinator - North
Lois Johnson   ettalois@sbcglobal.net   713.835.9589 v/t

Austin Chapter
Debra Deitz   brn.deitz@gmail.com
Carolyn Ponder   ponderswift@gmail.com

Coastal Bend Chapter
Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Center (near La Palmera Mall)
5151 McArdle Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Brenda Fey, President   bfey@susser.com
Sandra Davis, Treasurer   sanpaul1949@yahoo.com

Fort Worth Chapter
Meets monthly on the second Saturday
Refreshments and socializing 9:30 a.m.
Program 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Goodrich Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
2500 Lipscomb Street
Fort Worth, TX 76110

Sharon Rowbottom   hearinglossfortworth@gmail.com   817.691.5757
http://www.hearinglossfortworth.org

Grapevine Chapter
Meets 1st Saturday of every month at 10:30 a.m.
(except we do not meet in months when the date falls during a holiday weekend)
Just Off Main Coffeehouse
113 E. Texas Street
Grapevine, TX

Janet Morrow   janetmorrow@mail.com
Cynthia Boyd   cboyd@swst.com
http://www.hlaagrapevine.com

Houston Chapter
Meets every 2nd Saturday at 9:30 a.m. (no meeting in June and December)
Temporary meeting place in July and August due to renovations
Bethany United Methodist Church
3511 Linkwood Drive
Houston, Texas 77025

Lois Johnson   ettalois@sbcglobal.net   713.835.9589 v/text
Lois Davis   lois.Davis09@yahoo.com   713.430.6041 v/text
http://www.hearingloss-houston.org

Longview Chapter
Debra Myers   edebmyers@aol.com

San Antonio Chapter
Barbara Hunter   bobatex@aol.com
Sylvia Laurel   sylvia.laurel@gmail.com

UTAH

Salt Lake City Chapter
Chelle George   hearinglossutah@gmail.com

VERMONT

Vermont Chapter
Deb Charlea Baker   dkayak@vermontel.net

VIRGINIA

Virginia State Chapter Coordinator
Donald Doherty   dondoherty@mchsi.com

Central Virginia Chapter
Kristin Koch   drkoch@evolutionhearing.com
Ron Keeney   Ron@KeeneyArchitecture.com

Greater Richmond Chapter
Linda Wallace   HLAGreaterRichmond@gmail.com
http://www.hlagreaterrichmond.com

Rappahannock Chapter
Arva Priola   apriola@cildrc.org

Virginia Beach Chapter
Donald Doherty   dondoherty@mchsi.com
http://www.hlaavirginiabeach.com

WASHINGTON

Washington State Association
Greg Bawden   hla-wa@hearingloss-wa.org
425.742.3228 v/voice
info@hearingloss-wa.org
http://www.hearingloss-wa.org

Washington State Chapter Coordinator
Karen Utter   chapters@hearingloss-wa.org   425.742.3228

Bellevue Chapter
Meets 2nd Saturday, 1 p.m., September - June
Lake Sammamish Foursquare Church
14434 NE 8th Street
Bellevue, WA 98007

Beverly Ziarko   zbev@msn.com   253.631.3141
BellevueHLA@comcast.net

East Jefferson County Chapter
Meets 4th Monday, 1:00 p.m., Sept-Oct and Jan-May Port Townsend Community Center
620 Tyler St.
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Emily Mandelbaum   mandelbaum@olympus.net   360.531.2247

Renton Chapter
Meets 2nd Friday of the month at 12:30 p.m. (no meetings in July or August)
Renton Senior Activities Center
211 Burnett N.
Renton, WA 98058

Glenda Philio   philiofam@juno.com   253.631.2345

Spokane Chapter
Meets Sept-June, 2nd Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m.
Nexus Center
1206 N. Howard Street
Spokane, WA 99201

Margaret Mortz   hlaspokane@gmail.com   509.893.1472

Tacoma Area Chapter
(Alternates w/CI Support) 2nd Saturday of the month, 9:30 a.m.
TACID
6315 S. 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98466

Jerry Hansen   253.686.1816
Penny Allen   pallen@hearingloss-wa.org

Whatcom County Chapter
Meets every 3rd Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m.
CTS Lutheran Church
2600 Lakeway Drive
Bellingham, WA 98229

Charlene MacKenzie   charmackenzie@comcast.net   360.738.3756
http://www.hearingloss-whatcom.org

WISCONSIN

Wisconsin State Association
Stephanie Long   slabcaudiology@gmail.com
http://hlaa-wi.org/wisconsin_chapters

Fox Valley Chapter
Meet every 2nd Monday of each month from April – December, at 6:30 p.m.
Captioning and a hearing loop are provided for communication access. Each meeting features social time and an educational program.
Unitarian Fellowship building
2600 Phillip Lane
Appleton, WI

Lorna Hamilton   920.725.2579
Gene Van Asten   theusualguy@gmail.com   920.420.8462
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Lake Country Chapter
James Goddeyne   jgoddeyne@gmail.com

Madison Chapter
Meets the 4th Wednesday of every month Sept to May, excluding December
Sequoya Library
4340 Tokay Boulevard
Madison, WI 53711

Lisa Zovar   lzovar@hlaamadison.com   608.838.6617
Jack Spear   jhspear@gmail.com
http://www.hlaamadison.com
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Wisconsin North Chapter
Susan Stanke   daisy5503@yahoo.com