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 |2019-01-03T23:10:22+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

WCCHLAA Holiday Meal Social 2017

Western Colorado Chapter
Hearing Loss Association of America
Holiday Meal Social

Saturday, December 2, 2017
11:00am – 1:00pm
(Please note time change from regular meetings)
Center for Independence
740 Gunnison Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Come join us at our seventh annual free Covered Dish Holiday Meal!
This luncheon has become a fun tradition to enjoy
fellowship while sharing experiences […]

By |2019-01-24T03:01:05+00:00December 2nd, 2017|Event|0 Comments

November 2017 Meeting

InnoCaption Update
Captions for Your Smartphone

InnoCaption is a free service for those with hearing loss making it possible to communicate using smartphones (Android and iPhone). Through the use of patented technology in conjunction with live stenographers, InnoCaption provides captioning
for those who may need assistance understanding the other party while using cell phones.

By |2019-01-16T03:02:01+00:00November 1st, 2017|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

October 2017 Meeting

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

Our facilitator, Andriana Longwell, has worked at Mind Springs Health for 2 1/2 years. She has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Counseling from Colorado Mesa University and a Certification in Addictions Counseling I. Andriana has been married for a year and has lived […]

By |2019-01-23T23:29:38+00:00October 22nd, 2017|Event, Meeting|0 Comments

Community Outreach Training 2017

Community Outreach Training!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Mesa County Public Library
Central Branch Mesa Room
443 N. 6th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

The Western Colorado Chapter of Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) was
awarded a grant from the Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in the
amount of $7,562. […]

By |2019-01-24T02:55:41+00:00June 13th, 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 |2017-05-16T18:43:35+00:00May 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 |2017-05-16T18:44:07+00:00May 15th, 2017|Event|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 |2017-05-16T18:33:28+00:00May 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 |2017-05-16T18:13:19+00:00May 1st, 2017|Event|0 Comments

Lucas Marqurdt

April 1

Lucas Marquardt is the Commissioner representing the hard of hearing on the Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CCDHH). The commission is sponsoring a grass roots campaign to advocate for insurance coverage for hearing aids in the state of Colorado. Lucas will give an update on the efforts and explain what […]

By |2017-05-16T18:32:41+00:00April 1st, 2017|Event|0 Comments