May is Better Hearing and Speech Month

May Is Better Hearing and Speech Month. Communication Across the Lifespan. National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders logo. Side profile of a woman's face as she is speaking. Letters float out of her mouth and into the air. To raise awareness about disorders related to hearing, voice, speech, or language, the NIDCD and HLAA join the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and other organizations in observing Better Hearing and Speech Month each May. This year’s Better Hearing and Speech Month theme is “Communication Across the Lifespan.”

Below are some great resources containing important information to be used not only during Better Hearing and Speech month but throughout your hearing journey. 

HLAA has developed an Employment Toolkit to provide information about the workplace for people with hearing loss.  

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