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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Speaker: Dianna Shirley

Upcoming Events – Mark your calendar so you don’t miss a thing! March 4, 2017: Our speaker will be Dianna Shirley, from the local interpreting company Hands to Hear. Dianna is a sign language interpreter and will give us an overview of sign language basics including basics signs, sign language [...]

Welcome Sandra Sharp

Upcoming Events – Mark your calendar so you don’t miss a thing! February 4, 2017: The Chapter will welcome Sandra Sharp, Business Outreach Specialist from the Department of Labor and Employment, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Sandra will discuss disability awareness within the Division with a focus on services provided for [...]