November 2019 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, November 2, 2019
What Works for ME!

The program will be an open discussion about the attendees’ real-life use of hearing technology. This will be an opportunity to learn from others about what works, or doesn’t work, for them.
If you have a story […]

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March 2019 Newsletter

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 |2019-03-09T21:21:21+00:00February 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

February 2019 Newsletter

Another Hearing Loss Video Program!

At the January 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 […]

By |2019-02-19T00:43:45+00:00February 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

November 2018 Newsletter

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

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 […]

By |2019-02-06T00:12:10+00:00November 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

October 2018 Newsletter

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 |2019-02-18T23:25:14+00:00October 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

May 2018 Newsletter

Telephone and Communication Equipment Update

The Chapter will welcome Crystal Vaccaro, Outreach, Education & Installations Specialist for CapTel phones. The presentation will focus on their captioned telephones and solutions for multiple programs to help the deaf and hard of
hearing community better communicate over the phone. Come learn more about this service in […]

By |2019-02-18T23:24:51+00:00May 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

April 2018 Newsletter

Update from the Colorado Commission for the
Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Luke Adams, Outreach Consultant

The chapter will welcome Luke Adams, Outreach Consultant – Hard of Hearing Specialty, from the Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CCDHH). He will talk about what the CCDHH does and can do for people […]

By |2019-02-18T23:24:24+00:00April 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

March 2018 Newsletter

Ringing in Your Ears, Living with Tinnitus
Paul D’Arezzo and Elaine Conlon

Paul D’Arezzo, M.D., is a retired emergency department physician. After developing tinnitus, he became interested in the mental aspects of dealing with the condition.
He is the author of a recently published book: Change Your Mind About Tinnitus: Transforming the Way You […]

By |2019-02-18T23:55:45+00:00March 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

January 2018 Newsletter

All About the Convention!

The Hearing Loss Association of America has been sponsoring National Conventions for over 25 years.
The conventions are a great way to get information about new technologies and services, but the best part is meeting people from all over the country, and the world, with hearing loss.

By |2019-02-19T01:10:00+00:00January 19th, 2018|News|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 […]

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