Chapter Spotlight has been incorporated into this Chapter and State Development Blog

Congratulations to our HLAA affiliates out in ‘Chapter Land’ on their many successes during the past year. HLAA Chapters are like fingerprints – alike in many ways but unique in many others. Those attributes inspire a variety of projects and participation in all parts of the country. We take great pleasure in sharing these chapter successes. 

To submit a Chapter Spotlight story, please contact Spotlight Editor Julie Olson at spotlight@hearingloss.org.

Let Us Know If Your Chapter/State Listing Needs to be Updated on the New Chapter Map

Chapter and state leaders, thank you for all of your feedback so far on our new website. Please take some time to review your chapter’s information on the new chapter...Chapter and state leaders, thank you for all of your feedback so far on our new website. Please take some time to review your chapter’s information on the new chapter map on the Find a Chapter page and let us know if anything is incorrect by emailing chapters@hearingloss.org with updates. Once you provide us with the correct information we … Read More >

HLAA Chapter Scholarship Programs Report Success!

The HLAA-Oklahoma City Chapter,  HLAA-Fox Valley Chapter, HLAA-Peninsula Chapter  and HLAA-Chester County Chapter in Pennsylvania all report successful scholarship programs. Awards ranging from $1,000-$2,000 are given to high school students...The HLAA-Oklahoma City Chapter,  HLAA-Fox Valley Chapter, HLAA-Peninsula Chapter  and HLAA-Chester County Chapter in Pennsylvania all report successful scholarship programs. Awards ranging from $1,000-$2,000 are given to high school students with hearing loss who will enter post-secondary education programs the following fall. Reaching out to younger people gives HLAA hope for the future as it … Read More >

Rejuvenating Chapter Meetings and Programs – Change is Good!

The HLAA-West Valley Chapter (Arizona), one of the oldest chapters in the country (started in 1982), reports regrowth and new enthusiasm. This chapter focuses on drawing old and new members...The HLAA-West Valley Chapter (Arizona), one of the oldest chapters in the country (started in 1982), reports regrowth and new enthusiasm. This chapter focuses on drawing old and new members with an excellent program calendar. The Arizona folks work diligently to get PR for the chapter by participating in farmer’s markets and other public events … Read More >

HLAA Chapter Honored as Recipient of Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Health Care and Wellness Organization of the Year Award

The HLAA-Sarasota/Manatee Chapter (Florida) was honored to be the 2017 recipient of the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Health Care & Wellness Organization of the Year Award. Organizations were judged on...The HLAA-Sarasota/Manatee Chapter (Florida) was honored to be the 2017 recipient of the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Health Care & Wellness Organization of the Year Award. Organizations were judged on what they contribute to the community, who their workers are, and how involved they are. Board member Dave Donnelly points out the chapter’s involvement in … Read More >

HLAA-Whatcom County Chapter Works to Establish a Hearing Aid Bank

The HLAA-Whatcom County Chapter (Washington) which has been meeting since 2004, holds its meetings once a month on Saturday mornings. The chapter is collaborating with the Audiology Clinic at Western...The HLAA-Whatcom County Chapter (Washington) which has been meeting since 2004, holds its meetings once a month on Saturday mornings. The chapter is collaborating with the Audiology Clinic at Western Washington University to establish a hearing aid bank at WWU to serve the local community.  The chapter recently raised funds which made it possible for … Read More >