Colorado Walk4Hearing June 2019

The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA)
Walk4Hearing 2019

This event is the largest walk for hearing loss awareness in the country.
Every spring and fall thousands of walkers form teams and walk in their communities to increase public awareness about hearing loss and raise funds for programs and services.
HLAA depends on generous volunteers […]

By |2019-05-11T01:31:05+00:00May 9th, 2019|Event|0 Comments

Online Registration for HLAA2019 National Convention Deadline is May 31st!

HLAA 2019 National Convention

The 2019 HLAA National Convention will be held June 20th – 23rd,  in Rochester, New York!
The convention hotel and meeting space are the Hyatt Regency Rochester and the Rochester Riverside Convention Center.
On-Line registration ends May 31st, 2019.

For registration: https://www.hearingloss.org/programs-events/convention/registration/

 

By |2019-05-11T01:58:45+00:00May 1st, 2019|Event|0 Comments

May 2019 Meeting

Living Your Best Life with Hearing Loss
Susanna Dussling

This year the Chapter has shown several captioned videos at the meetings and discussed what we saw and heard.
This format has been successful and attendees have enjoyed the varied programs.
We continued to explore the topic of coping and resiliency when living with hearing loss […]

By |2019-05-21T22:50:04+00:00April 25th, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

April 2019 Meeting

Building Resiliency and Steps to Well-being
Amy Gallagher, Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist

Resilience is the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy, or significant sources of stress.
Most people generally adapt well over time to life-changing situations and stressful conditions. What enables them to do so?
This program will focus on the […]

By |2019-05-03T22:54:12+00:00March 2nd, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

March 2019 Meeting

Hearing Aid Update
Pamela Kreps
Board-Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist

Hearing aid technology is constantly advancing, with many options available to help people with hearing loss. Pamela Kreps will give an update on current hearing aid technology including connectivity to other devices, improved programming options, and automated features. She will also give practical advice for […]

By |2019-02-20T00:33:13+00:00February 20th, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

February 2019 Meeting

Another Hearing Loss Video Program!

At January 2019 meeting we selected and watched an informative captioned video. We will do the same for the February meeting.
There are many on-line resources available to help people with hearing loss.
Topics range from types of hearing lost to devices to coping skills.
At this meeting we will […]

By |2019-02-18T23:37:09+00:00January 28th, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

January 2019 Meeting

Hearing Loss Video Program!

There are many on-line video resources available to help people with hearing loss. Topics range from types of hearing loss to devices to coping skills. At this meeting we will review some of the various websites videos, including those found at the national HLAA website: HearingLoss.org. Learning more […]

By |2019-02-05T23:50:46+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

WCCHLAA Holiday Meal Social 2018

Western Colorado Chapter
Hearing Loss Association of America
Holiday Meal Social
Saturday, December 1, 2018
11:00 am – 12:30pm

NOTE TIME CHANGE

Come join us at our eighth annual holiday covered dish meal!
This luncheon has become a fun tradition to enjoy fellowship while sharing
experiences and developing friendships. This will be an opportunity get to know
other […]

By |2019-02-05T23:34:40+00:00December 1st, 2018|Event|0 Comments

November 2018 Meeting

MED-EL Cochlear Implant Products
Lyra Repplinger, Consumer Engagement Manager

Lyra Repplinger will discuss updates in candidacy and hearing technology including cochlear implants, electro acoustic system and bone conduction solutions.
She will also share listening strategies and resources for improved hearing experience and outcomes when talking on the phone,
in noisy environments, and listening to music.
Lyra has her masters in […]

By |2019-02-05T23:56:39+00:00November 5th, 2018|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

October 2018 Meeting

Hearing Loss Updates
Support for Hearing Loss at the
Local, State, and National Level

Hearing Loss issues are becoming more important in our nation. There are many levels of support and initiatives to help people with hearing loss. New technologies and new networks are forming to provide assistance and help.The program will be led […]

By |2019-02-06T23:21:35+00:00October 6th, 2018|Event, Meeting|0 Comments