A series of free recorded Webinars (education sessions and presentations) by the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador related to hearing loss and hearing health.
For Health and Helping Professionals
Learn more about hearing loss and many of the resources available to support those with hearing loss throughout Newfoundland and Labrador.
This 1 hour session was created for those in health & helping professions throughout the Province. Full video is captioned.
TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE:
An Introduction to the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador (CHHA-NL)
Understanding Hearing Loss (including what hearing loss sounds like)
Hearing Loss Statistics in Newfoundland and Labrador
Connecting to CHHA-NL for Supports
Funding & Grants (Provincial Hearing Aid Program, Alert & Aware Fire Safety Subsidy, Youth Funding Grants, Public Accessibility Grants)
Preventing Elder Abuse: Supporting Seniors With Hearing Loss
This 40 minute session was presented on February 5, 2018 by SeniorsNL and the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association – Newfoundland and Labrador. Full video is captioned.