June 2, 2017: In conjunction with the HLAA Albany Chapter event with Katherine Bouton, author of Shouting Won’t Help – Why I and 50 Million Other Americans Can’t Hear You, the Albany Times Union ran a wonderful story about hearing loss.
March 18, 2017: Children of a Lesser God will be presented by the Berkshire Theater Festival as part of their upcoming summer series. information about the play, as well as performance dates can be found by going to their website. Don’t miss this opportunity to see the Tony-award winning play that explores the multiple ways that the human heart can communicate.
Children of a Lesser God
directed by Kenny Leon
with Joshua Jackson, John McGinty, Lauren Ridloff and Stephen Spinella
at The Fitzpatrick Main Stage
BTG’s Stockbridge Campus, 83 East Main Street
Previews: Thursday, June 22 through Friday, June 23
Press Opening/Opening Night: Saturday, June 24 at 8pm
Talkback: Monday, June 26 after 7pm performance
Closing: Saturday, July 22 at 8pm
Tickets: Preview: $45
January 24, 2017: On April 18, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission in Washington DC will host a workshop entitled Now Hear This: Competition, Innovation, and Consumer Protection Issues in Hearing Health Care. This workshop will examine competition, innovation, and consumer protection issues raised by hearing health and technology, especially hearing aids. For a full description of this workshop which will be streamed as a live webcast, as well as opportunity for public comment, please go to:https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/events-calendar/2017/04/now-hear-competition-innovation-consumer-protection-issues.
November 14, 2016: Don’t miss this FREE HLAA webinar “Educated Consumers Hear Better.” Find out what services you should expect to receive from your audiologist.
October 31, 2016: Learn more about the dangers of earbuds. Go to https://www.allamericanhearing.com/doctors-warn-dangers-earbuds/.
September 27, 2016: Watch an ASL version of the opening song from the Broadway hit Hamilton.
September 22, 2016: Fox News in Rochester, NY, recently had a story about how new airport technology can help persons with hearing loss. Go to foxrochester.com.