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Joan Andrews Scholarship

Joan Andrews was a true hearing advocate and among the core group of individuals who formed the state organization Florida Association of Self Help for Hard of Hearing People (FLASHHH) now known as Hearing Loss Association of Florida (HLA-FL). Her three daughters have graciously created the JOAN ANDREWS SCHOLARSHIP in her memory to assist an individual who has not previously attended the HLAA National Convention and who demonstrates in writing a sincere interest in and commitment to sharing HLAA’s mission with others affected by hearing loss. This year’s convention will be held June 20-23 in Rochester. New York. Join us and others living with hearing loss for an experience you won’t forget. To complete your application, click here. Deadline for consideration is March 1, 2019.



FCCDHH: Quarterly Meeting, Nov 15-16, 2018 in Sarasota/Bradenton

FLORIDA COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING NOTICE OF QUARTERLY MEETING – THIS IS A PUBLIC MEETING: ALL PERSONS ARE INVITED.   WHEN: November 15, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. November 16, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon WHERE: Hampton Inn & Suites Sarasota/Bradenton  Airport, 975 University Pkwy, Manatee Room Sarasota, FL 34243  … Read more »

Friday, October 19th | 5:00pm – 7:00pm Socializing for Fun & To Improve Our Hearing Skills

Join us to relax and have fun with people who understand hearing loss. Meet and socially network with leaders and members of hearing loss groups. Learn about hearing loss educational & support groups in Tampa Bay area. Learn how to use the app “Ava” to provide instant captions for conversations. This event is sponsored by HLAA Tampa, Gulf Coast and Sun City Center. For more information contact hlaahelp@gmail.com or 941-706-4312.