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Hearing Loss Association of America's Portland Chapter Monthly Meeting

Good Samaritan Building 2, 1040 N.W. 22nd Avenue at Marshall Street, in the second floor Conference Room

Wednesday, January 17 2018, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Summary

The group will gather to conduct the chapter’s business and provide a supportive atmosphere for participants to meet other hard of hearing people and learn about issues related to hearing loss. A meeting subject has yet to be determined.

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Description

Graphic of HLAA-Portland Logo

The graphic above is the Hearing Loss Association
of America-Portland Chapter logo.

Hearing Loss Association of America - Portland Chapter
monthly meeting to be January 17 in Northwest Portland

The Hearing Loss Association of America – Portland Chapter, will hold its November meeting in Good Samaritan Building 2, 1040 N.W. 22nd Avenue at Marshall Street, in the second floor Conference Room. The meeting is Monday, January 17, and starts at 6:30 p.m.

The group will gather to conduct the chapter’s business and provide a supportive atmosphere for participants to meet other hard of hearing people and learn about issues related to hearing loss. Our speaker will be Elizabeth Samuel of Starkey Hearing Technologies,  manufacturer of hearing aids under the brands Starkey, NuEar, Audibel and All American Hearing.  She will talk about new hearing aid technologies being developed.

Monthly chapter meetings are real-time captioned (CART) and there is an induction loop amplification system (usable by wearers of hearing devices equipped with telecoils). ASL is not provided. Meetings are accessible by Tri-Met lines 15 and 77 and the Portland Streetcar, which all stop within two blocks. The membership meetings are on the third Monday, September through May, at Good Samaritan, and are open to all. See hlaa-or.org/portland-chapter.html for more info about HLAA-Portland.