HLAA KY Chapters Website September 2018 Edition

A Non-Profit Self-Help Organization Dedicated to Information, Support, Education, and Advocacy for People Who Do Not Hear Well and Those Around Them

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Twelve Reasons Why Self-Help Groups Are Good For You

* Provide a community of people with hearing loss who understand and are empathic to your unique problems.

* Help you deal with the issues of hearing loss stigma.
* Will help you understand your legal rights as a person with a hearing loss.
* Will teach you coping and communication strategies.
* Will help you adjust and communicate your needs in a “hearing” workplace.
* Will share technologies beyond your hearing aids that will enhance your ability to function in the world.
* Will educate you on technologies and strategies for ensuring your safety.
* Will show you how to stay tuned into family conversations.
Will suggest strategies for communicating in noisy situations.
* Will show you how to accommodate your hearing loss while traveling.
* Will empower you through exchange of knowledge, encouragement and the sharing of experiences.
Will alleviate the despair and isolation of hearing loss through their support.

So What's In It For Me?

* Opportunity to participate in hearing loss issues.
* Information such as Hearing Loss Magazine
* Support.
* Discounts on many items.
* Participation in activities involving hearing loss.
* Local effort is designed to bring educational programs which will enhance your communication skills.
* Please CLICK this link to read about Member Benefits: Member Benefits

Important Links To Help You

* Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA): HLAA NATIONAL  New Website!!
* Kentucky Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (KCDHH): KCDHH
* Kentucky's Statewide Hearing Aid Assistance And Reuse Program (SHARP): SHARP

* National Hearing Aid Resources: National Hearing Aid Resources
* Important Guidance Articles (inc. Your Rights and the Law): Guidance

*Obligations Of Theaters And Lecture Halls Under The Americans With Disabilities Act Of 1990: Obligations Of Theaters And Lecture Halls

* Miscellaneous Useful Links: Useful Links 1  Useful Links 2

* Winter Storm Safety Information: Winter Storm Safety Information

* Medical Services Information: For Patients  For Hospitals, Offices And Clinics

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