Welcome to the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), the leading organization for people with hearing loss.

As an HLAA member, you are part of an organization with a mission to provide information, education, support and advocacy to people with hearing loss. Through our advocacy work at the federal level, we represent 48 million people with hearing loss in the United States – that includes you.

Regular Membership

Includes Hearing Life in print and digital format for one year.

Online Membership

Includes Hearing Life in digital format only for one year.

Veteran Membership

COMPLIMENTARY one year Regular Membership and lifetime Online Membership.

Do you prefer to mail in or fax in your membership form?

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If you have questions about your membership status, payments/refunds or need help logging into the HLAA Portal, please email membership@hearingloss.org.


Membership Benefits

HLAA members have the knowledge that they are an active participant in a highly-respected organization that is a force for change working on behalf of people with hearing loss.

Individual/Couple/Student/Veteran Member Benefits

  • Hearing Life – the bimonthly magazine about the latest technology, products and information about how to live well with hearing loss. Read stories from people who have hearing loss as well as articles from leading professionals in the field.
    • Regular Membership
      Includes Hearing Life in print and digital format for one year.
    • Online Membership
      Includes Hearing Life in digital format only for one year.
  • Discounted rate to the annual HLAA Convention held in various cities across the country (discount also applies to all members in the Couple/Family membership)
  • Discounts on certain products and services. HLAA does not endorse the product or service discounts offered on this page, nor does exclusion suggest disapproval. 
  • The support found in our extensive network of chapters
  • Online activities such as HLAA Webinars (captioned), forums, groups for young adults, parents, surveys, Hearing Life e-News, and more
  • Participation in advocacy campaigns
  • Veterans ONLY
    HLAA would like to show its support of veterans attending their first HLAA Convention by offering a complimentary registration (as well as for a caregiver). For more information about registering for HLAA’s annual convention and other veteran related benefits, please go to the Veterans page.

HearOclub Battery TesterNEW Membership Benefit (U.S. memberships only)
hearOclub is a hearing aid and cochlear implant battery subscription service which delivers DieHard brand batteries on a set schedule (with free shipping!). New HLAA members sign up for hearOclub using a coupon code online at hearoclub.com or by calling 833.LISTEN-2 (833.547.8362). Look for the coupon code in the email confirmation when you join or renew, or in the New Member Packet which will arrive in your mailbox. Current members, sign up today using the coupon code HLAAmember at hearoclub.com.

Sign up for a 1-year hearOclub subscription and receive $30 worth of free batteries plus a battery tester keychain – a total value of $40, exclusive to HLAA members!

Attention cochlear implant users! hearOclub now offers a 675P battery. See more information at hearOclub.com/cochlear.

HLAA Member Discounts

HLAA neither endorses any of the following, nor do exclusions suggest disapproval.

Professional Member Benefits

For audiologists and hearing instrument specialists, think of HLAA as helping during and after your patients are fitted with hearing aids. Hearing professionals, not only will you be listed in the HLAA Searchable Hearing Health Care Directory, we are also thrilled to offer a premium listing on Hearing Tracker – a $300/year value! If interested, email membership@hearingloss.org.

Other professionals such as physicians, CART reporters, social workers, and others have joined HLAA as Professional Members for the opportunity to be listed on the HLAA Searchable Hearing Health Care Directory.

As a professional member of HLAA, you enjoy:

  • All Individual Membership benefits
  • Certificate to display in your office to show your clients and patients your support of the Hearing Loss Association of America
  • Free Gift Vouchers for Hearing Life to give to your clients. We encourage you to put your copy of Hearing Life in your waiting room.
  • Be a featured guest speaker in HLAA Webinars.
  • Partner with HLAA in local, state and national advocacy efforts.
  • Opportunity to serve as professional advisors to an HLAA Chapter

Nonprofit Member Benefits

Your nonprofit organization can help provide valuable information to the community.

You are a partner with HLAA as we both help people live well with their hearing loss through technology and coping skills.

  • All Individual Membership benefits
  • Discounted rate to the annual HLAA Convention for one member of your staff
  • Be a featured guest speaker in HLAA Webinars
  • Nonprofit organizations can get involved in the HLAA Walk4Hearing to raise awareness about your programs in the community and to raise money as an alliance to fund programs for people with hearing loss in your communities.

Corporate Member Benefits

Corporate members show commitment to consumers with hearing loss. Together, we work to have hearing loss recognized as a major public health issue.
  • All Individual Membership benefits
  • Your company logo/brand will appear on the Corporate Member’s page and link to your company’s website. When you join, you will be asked to provide logo specs to adhere to the HLAA website.
  • Your chief executive officer is invited to write a 400-word message in Hearing Life to HLAA members about your company and how you and HLAA work together. Deadlines with the editorial staff apply.
  • In addition to our educational webinars, we offer product/service showcase webinars where companies can highlight their products or services. These webinars are captioned and recorded for playback. The first one is included in your membership! Subsequent webinars are $300 each.

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