About HLAAWCO

Hearing Loss Association of America Western Colorado is part the national organization dedicated to representing individuals with hearing loss.

Monthly Meeting October 7, 2017

Hearing Loss: It’s a Family Thing
Andriana Longwell, CACI

Having a hearing loss can impact the individual, but also affects family communication and dynamics. Often, strong feelings about how to deal with the communication issues create stress within the family. At this session, we will discuss these issues and present advice for dealing with emotions and tension […]

By | October 1st, 2017|Event|0 Comments

HLAA 2017 Convention

HLAA 2017 Convention to be held in Salt Lake City, Utah!

The Convention for 2017 will be in Salt Lake City, Utah, June 22 – 25, 2017. Mark your calendar today! This will be a great opportunity for people from the Western Slope to attend a National Convention. You don’t want to miss this event! The […]

By | May 16th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

Walk 4 Hearing Date Announced!

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Colorado Walk4Hearing Date Announced!

Since 2006, more than 79,000 walkers have stepped up and raised over $12 million to support approximately 48 million people with hearing loss in the United States and funds national and local programs for people with hearing loss and their families. The 2017 walk in Colorado will be […]

By | May 15th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

Meetings 2017

Location:

Center for Independence
740 Gunnison Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

First Saturday of the Month October – May. 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
(No meeting in June, July or August)

*NOTE: Enter through parking lot door.

By | May 9th, 2017|Meeting|0 Comments

Walk4Hearing

Many thanks to everyone who has supported the Western Colorado Team for the Colorado Walk4Hearing!

I have been involved with the Walk4Hearing for over 10 years, and I am excited to continue my participation.

Please consider supporting me in the walk with a donation. You can make an online […]

By | May 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Elanie Navratil

May 6

Elaine Navratil is Corresponding Secretary for the Colorado Deaf Senior Citizens Coalition (CDSCC), a non-profit with a mission statement to build an independent housing complex for deaf, deaf-blind and hard of hearing senior citizens. The Coalition received a grant from Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to provide accessible communication accommodations […]

By | May 6th, 2017|Event|0 Comments

Grant Project Due

Upcoming Events – Mark your calendar so you don’t miss a thing!

June 3, 2017: Our grant project is due to be completed by the end of June. We will present the results of our community outreach. This is your opportunity to learn how the grant funds supported reaching more people who are deaf and hard […]

By | May 1st, 2017|Event|0 Comments

May 2017 Newsletter

 Western Colorado Chapter
Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, May 6, 2017 

Telephones and Alerting Devices
Denice Roberts and Joanne Stamp

Changes in technology for phones and alerting devices are constant. But one thing stays the same: these devices help people with hearing loss stay […]

By | April 29th, 2017|Newsletter|0 Comments

April 2017 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter
Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, April 1, 2017

Springtime Double Header! Two Topic!
Insurance for Hearing Aids in Colorado Task Force and
Looping in Western Colorado

First up, we will hear from Lucas Marquardt, the Leader of the Task Force that has formed to explore ideas and create plans […]

By | April 1st, 2017|Newsletter|0 Comments