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HLAA Walk4Hearing – 10 Years of You Walking Coast to Coast

By Barbara Kelley

Enjoy hearing about and seeing photos of those who stepped up for hearing loss.


Joey G’s Gang

By Joe Garin

What do you do when you find out your little boy has a hearing loss? Joe and Katia Garin gave their son the gift of hearing, then their journey led them to the Walk4Hearing.

Standing Your Ground for Justice

By Katherine Bouton

Deputy Inspector Daniel Carione was told he couldn’t continue his career as a decorated New York City police officer. What happened is amazing


All Aboard! Last Stop…St. Louis!

By Nancy Macklin

You’re at the end of the line so it’s time to register for the HLAA Convention.

Religious Sisters Get in the Loop

By Jodi Iler

A chance encounter in Oregon leads to a grateful order of nuns in Iowa.

The Trip with Tinnitus

By Loretta M. Miller

Even though our author is one a journey with tinnitus, she’s fighting not to let it take over her life.

Advocacy Works

By Ellen Semel

A few HLAA advocates were determined not to miss the exhibits of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

Seen & Heard

Dave and Carrie Welter

HLAA Makes Our Positions Clear

By Anna Gilmore Hall

HLAA Policy Statement papers re ect the needs and desires of our members. they reflect the many aspects of hearing loss, and what we need in order to achieve our goals.