Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Chapters are local or area-wide organizations offering regularly-scheduled meetings and programs. The Chapters offer emotional support, camaraderie, tips and techniques for living with hearing loss, and technical information about hearing assistance devices. They are self-help organizations dedicated to education, advocacy and support for people who do not hear well. The meetings are free and open to the public. Check out the Twelve Reasons Why Self-help Groups are Good for You. For a chapter near you see below:
- HLAA Kentuckiana Chapter (HLAAKC) - Meetings are in Louisville, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of most months at St. Leonard Parish School Library, 440 Zorn Avenue. Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and visit our website at www.hearinglossky.org.
- HLAA Kentucky Home Chapter (HLAAKHC) – Meetings are in Bardstown, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of most months at the Nelson County Public Library, 201 Cathedral Manor. Remote Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at email@example.com or 502-349-6792 and visit our website at www.hearinglosskyhome.org.
- HLAA Bowling Green Chapter (HLAABGC) – Meetings are in Bowling Green, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of most months, at Home Instead Training Center, 2475 Scottsville Road. Remote real time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our webpage at http://hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/bg.
- HLAA Lexington Chapter in Formation - Meetings are in Lexington, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of most months at Lexington Hearing and Speech Center, 350 Henry Clay Boulevard. Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at Jean@hlaa-ky.org and visit us at our webpage at http://hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/lex.
KY Black Deaf Advocates (KyBDA) - every 2nd Saturday noon - 3 p.m. at the New Zion Baptist Church - 1501 South 34th St., Louisville, KY
Louisville Deaf Senior Citizens - meets in January, April, July and October at the Derby City Community Center, 1401 Cadillac Court, Louisville, KY
1st Thursday is Potluck at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
3rd Thursday is Social/Games at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.