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HEARING CONSERVATION AWARD

This award is presented to individuals, service groups, businesses, or government (agencies or departments) that have contributed to the community in the area of Hearing Conservation. This award will recognize efforts that directly prevent hearing loss from occurring, efforts that promote noise awareness or noise-reduction efforts that create a quieter environment in public spaces.
One award will be given annually.

2015-2016 Award Winner: The Pantry Cafe – Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.  Read their story.

2014-2015  Award Winner: St. John’s Sports and Entertainment – Tara Lynch

2013-2014 Award Winner: Newfoundland Power. Read their story.

2012-2013 Award Winner: Molson Coors St. John’s Brewery. Read their story.

Community-Advocacy-Award

COMMUNITY ADVOCACY AWARD

Presented to individuals, service groups, businesses, or government (agencies or departments) that have Advocated for Hearing Loss Rights on behalf of hard of hearing persons, either as direct service to an individual, a group, or to the Association. This award will give recognition for efforts that overcome barriers to the rights of hard of hearing persons.
One award will be given annually.

2015-2016 Award Winner: Coalition of Persons with Disabilities – Newfoundland and Labrador (COD-NL)

2014-2015 Award Winner: Jennifer Brown

2013- 2014 Award Winner: Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Happy Valley Goose Bay Chapter

2012-2013 Award Winner: Knights of Columbus Mount Pearl in recognition of creating a hearing accessible meeting facility and promoting their FM listening system for meetings and events.

Community-Accessibility-Award

COMMUNITY ACCESSIBILITY AWARD

Presented to individuals, service groups, businesses, or government (agencies or departments) that have worked to improve hearing accessibility in public spaces through the use of assistive listening and signalling technology.
One award will be given annually.

2015-2016 Award Winner: Disability Policy Office, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

2014-2015 Award Winner: Mike Fleming

2013-2014 Award Winner: Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society

2012-2013 Award Winner(s): Arts and Culture Centres of Newfoundland and Labrador in recognition of their efforts to use and promote Hearing Assistive Technology at their six Provincial facilities. Read their story.

Community-Awareness-Award

COMMUNITY AWARENESS AWARD

Presented to individuals, service groups, businesses, or government (agencies or departments).  This award will give recognition for efforts that bring awareness or education to hearing loss issues.
One award will be given annually.

2015-2016 Award Winner: School of Pharmacy, Memorial University of Newfoundland

2014-2015 Award Winner: Noreen Brazil

2013-2014 Award Winner: The Workplace Health Safety Compensation Commission (WHSCC)

2012-2013 Award Winner: Alex White, in recognition of his efforts in facilitating presentations and displays in the community to promote awareness of the Programs and Services offered by The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador.

Complete the Nomination Form

Application Deadline: September 10 each year.

Community Recognition Awards are presented at the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador (CHHA-NL) Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Completed nominations should be submitted to:

CHHA-NL Community Recognition Awards Canadian Hard of Hearing Association-Newfoundland and Labrador (CHHA-NL) 1081 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, NL  A1N 5G1 Fax: (709) 753-5640 E-mail: info@chha-nl.ca

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