Re-scheduled: HLAA Eastern Connecticut Chapter to Discuss Hearing Loss and Health

Join HLAA Eastern Connecticut Chapter for its regular monthly meeting Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 10 am Re-scheduled to snow date:  January 21, 2017 at 10:00 AM Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut Second Floor Conference Room of the Phillips Communication Sciences Building 850 Bolton Road (next to the Nathan Hale Inn) Storrs, CT Free Parking on site Our meetings are educational, informative, and supportive. Our meetings provide an opportunity for people with hearing loss to meet and socialize with other people with hearing loss. Our discussion in December will be led by Jackie DiFrancesco (Doctoral candidate in Audiology …

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A Different Take on Hearing Loss, or Why We Can Be Our Own Worst Enemies

An interactive workshop with Jonathan O’Dell Technology Director, Mass. Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 7:00– 8:30 PM Come early for coffee and conversation Plymouth Public Library 132 South Street, Plymouth, MA An expert on hearing loss, with two cochlear implants, Jon will talk about how individuals with hearing loss are affected by it and how it shapes their entire lives, and rarely in a positive and productive way. There is a whole side to hearing loss that is literally being swept under the rug. So let’s learn to think differently about hearing loss! If …

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