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HLAA2019 Convention

Rochester, NY city skyline at night

June 20 – 23 in Rochester, NY

Hyatt Regency Rochester

Registration for HLAA2019 is OPEN!


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The largest walk for hearing loss awareness in the country!

The Hearing Loss Association of America Walk4Hearing increases public awareness about hearing loss, eradicates the stigma associated with it and raises funds for national and local programs.

Upcoming Events

Find upcoming HLAA webinars, Walks and other events.

Veterans with hearing loss, please plan to attend the next meeting of the HLAA Veterans Across America Virtual Chapter. To join the chapter and/or find out how to attend the online meeting, email Nancy Macklin at nmacklin@hearingloss.org

To join the Chapter meeting:
Time: Feb 27, 2019 8:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

Use your computer audio or call into one of the numbers below:

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 +16465588656,,424138309# US (New York)
 +16699006833,,424138309# US (San Jose)

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         +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)
         +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)

Meeting ID: 424 138 309
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/aeDj7MX8Qa


The HLAA Veterans Across America Virtual Chapter is sponsored by Starkey Hearing.Starkey Hearing Technologies logo


Come learn more about the Walk4Hearing! Join us for a free event to learn more about Walk day, meet other walkers, and receive Walk4Hearing materials. 

RSVP by Wednesday, March 27, 2019


HAT (Hearing Assistive Technology) Demo is offered at the Hearing Loss Association of America Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter. 

Do you struggle hearing conversations in restaurants? Wish you could hear your music and TV better? Find that your alarm clock no longer wakes you up? Worry that you won’t hear the fire alarm? Hearing aids aren’t the only solution!  Come see and try a variety of devices that help enhance the quality of life for the hard of hearing.

The HAT Committee does not demonstrate hearing aids or recommend specific brands.  The chapter does not sell any of the devices displayed nor does it profit in any way from this service.  The Weingart Senior Center and the Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter makes no warranties, presentations, or claims concerning the quality, quantity, or availability of services herein.


Life Without Limits – No Barriers

Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Life Without Limits - No Barriers

Join Bill Barkeley, a deaf-blind adventurer, advocate and storyteller for a conversation on his most recent adventures to Spain and Nepal.  

Bill will share insights on his journeys that have led to his co-authoring the No Barriers Life Elements that anyone can use to build a richer and more fulfilling life − regardless if you have any physical challenges or not.

See the Join Webinar button on the Schedule page.

All HLAA webinars are captioned and recorded for playback.