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: [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]