March 2020 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting,
Saturday, March 7, 2020
John Anderson, Consumer

John will talk about technology and how it helps him to remain independent. However, this is not the high end, specialized technology, which frequently requires a doctor’s prescription. In fact many of us already have these devices, […]

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February 2020 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, February 1, 2020
Jill Davis Peer Services Program Coordinator for Mind Springs Health

This program will be a focused discussion about improving communication with family and friends though managing expectations.
Ms. Davis has written several blog articles and we will use three of these […]

By |2020-01-25T01:23:49-07:00January 21st, 2020|News|0 Comments

January 2020 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, January 4, 2020

Welcome to the New Year! We start off the first chapter meeting of 2020 with a captioned video presentation.
As a group, we will select and watch a video related to hearing loss, then spend time in discussion.
This has been […]

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December 2019 Newsletter

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America
Free Monthly Meeting
Saturday, December 7, 2019
11:00 am – 12:30pm
NOTE TIME CHANGE

Come join us at our ninth 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 […]

By |2019-12-30T22:29:01-07:00November 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

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 […]

By |2019-10-26T17:08:15-06:00October 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

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 |2019-03-09T21:21:21-07:00February 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 |2019-02-19T00:43:45-07:00February 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 |2019-02-06T00:12:10-07:00November 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 |2019-02-18T23:25:14-07:00October 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 |2019-02-18T23:24:51-07:00May 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments