April 26, 2017 is International Noise Awareness Day. Jessica Waterman is no stranger to working in noise & using hearing protection. Read her story here.
Meet long-time CHHA Gander volunteer Isabel Blackmore in this story of her involvement supporting those with hearing loss in Central Newfoundland.
On February 2017, long time volunteer Susan Brown passed away at 55 years of age. Two of Susan’s children were born with severe to profound hearing loss. She came across the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador … Read More
Throughout May, we highlight Better Hearing with special events and activities.
One of our most frequently asked questions is “where can I have a hearing test”? Individuals in Newfoundland and Labrador have a variety of options for a hearing test, including Audiology clinics in the public health (hospital) system, or through private practice hearing health clinics.
With great sadness, CHHA-NL board of directors and staff announce the passing of Families Resource Group chairperson Susan Brown on February 26, 2017.
Save the date to attend the annual CHHA-NL Summer Camp for families of children with hearing loss.
A Memorial Univerity researcher has discovered a gene mutation linked to hearing loss in young children in Newfoundland and Labrador, and a team of researchers has set up in Grand Falls-Windsor to study genetic hearing loss.
The City of St. John’s is making New Years Eve 2016 celebrations more hearing accessible with FM listening systems. Find the details here.
The Hear and Achieve Inclusion Grant assists children, youth and young adults in Newfoundland and Labrador with hearing loss to overcome barriers when participating in extra-curricular and other community activities.