May: Better Hearing & Speech Month
May is Better Hearing & Speech Month. Throughout May, we highlight hearing and hearing loss awareness with special events and activities in Newfoundland and Labrador.
ANNUAL PROVINCIAL GRADE 4 POSTER CONTEST
Each year, in partnership with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (NLASLPA) we hold a Provincial poster contest (Protect Your Hearing/Protect Your Voice) for Grade 4 students.
Poster contest entries are mailed to all Elementary schools in Newfoundland and Labrador in March.
Poster Contest Deadline: May 31
ANNUAL DR. NORAH BROWNE SPEAK-OFF
The Dr. Norah Browne Speak-Off promotes confidence, language development and oral communication for students with hearing loss in Grades 5-12 from the English School District (Avalon East & West) region.
Members of the general public are welcome to attend.
2017 Dr. Norah Browne Speak-Off
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Location: Newfoundland and Labrador Housing and Homelessness Network Learning Centre, St. John’s
Read more about this event.
2017 SPECIAL EVENT
The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador is pleased to welcome comedian DJ Demers to St. John’s for this special better hearing & speech month comedy show. Tickets will be available soon.