Events2017-08-25T17:23:36+00:00

February 2019 Meeting

Another Hearing Loss Video Program! At January 2019 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. [...]

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. [...]

WCCHLAA Holiday Meal Social 2018

Western Colorado Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America Holiday Meal Social Saturday, December 1, 2018 11:00 am – 12:30pm NOTE TIME CHANGE Come join us at our eighth annual holiday covered dish meal! This luncheon has become a fun tradition to enjoy fellowship while sharing experiences and developing friendships. This [...]

November 2018 Meeting

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

October 2018 Meeting

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 [...]

May 2018 Meeting

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 [...]

April 2018 Meeting

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 [...]

March 2018 Meeting

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: [...]