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Trouble Hearing (i.e., understanding what’s being said) in Public Places? It’s NOT A PROBLEM when it has a Hearing Loop – I Can Hear Clearly Now!

A Guest Post from a Hearing Loop User: I’m come FULLY EQUIPPED…do YOU? Struggling to hear with a severe hearing loss is challenging enough.  Even with hearing aids.  So, I made sure to get a t-coil in my aids (as … Continue reading

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Is Your Church Looped? Bring Back Members and Gain New Members

Hearing in church is a big reason many people get hearing aids. But in reality, hearing in church is one of the biggest challenges for hearing aid users. A hearing loop in houses of worship can bring back members that have quit going because they could not hear and bring in new members along with their support for church missions. Continue reading

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Building Design Important for Hearing Accommodation:

Hearing Loops should be included in Building Codes for communication access Continue reading

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Information AND Education about Hearing Aid Features……. Don’t leave your Hearing Professional’s Office without it!

Hearing Aids are a Major purchase – make sure you are educated and informed about features available and uses of those features. Continue reading

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Hearing Aids Don’t Help!

That’s right – hearing aids don’t help UNLESS you invest your time and patience along with your money when buying hearing aids. The longer hearing loss is left untreated, the harder it is for the brain to “relearn” the sounds that have not been heard for some time due to the hearing loss. Sounds are often annoying to the hearing aid user. Patience and commitment are required when getting used to the hearing aids. But the reward down the road is worth it. Continue reading

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Advocacy – The Key To Equal Access for the Hard of Hearing

Advocacy on the part of the hard of hearing population is an imperative part of gaining equal access in venues across the US. Businesses need to be aware that improving hearing access can increase business and/or attendance, not to mention the favorable publicity. Continue reading

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City of Fort Collins is First in Colorado to Embrace Hearing Loop Technology

Congratulations to the City of Fort Collins, Colorado, on being the first in the state to embrace hearing loops to improve access for the hard of hearing. Continue reading

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ADA Compliance for Hearing Access Can Bring Customers!

Improving access to your business for the hard of hearing customers can bring in new customers and increase customer satisfaction. Installing a hearing loop could be just what is necessary. Continue reading

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The Many Uses of Hearing Loops – Not What You Think!

Hearing loops are not just for large venues. Some of the best uses are for one-on-one exchanges such as pharmacy counters, bank teller windows and information desks. The possibilities are endless! Continue reading

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Are Hearing Loops the Answer to Better Hearing in Public Venues?

Hearing loops can allow the hard of hearing the pleasure of enjoying the spoken word or music through their existing hearing aids. Induction loops are a simple technology that can bring back customers and congregation members. Loops can be effective for communication in numerous venues. Education and advocacy for hearing access will contribute to the success of loop initiatives across the US. Continue reading

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