Who: Anyone! Our meetings are open to the public...all ages are welcome! What: Our meetings are generally focused on hearing loss, ways to manage our hearing losses, and learning about self-advocacy. We often have guest speakers in addition to rap sessions, where we have a topic that our group discusses at the meeting. When: Our meetings begin at 7pm on the fourth Monday of every month with the exception of holidays, July, August, and December. 2022 Meeting Dates: (Starting September 2021, we are back in person, but we will still offer via Zoom - Contact Us for Zoom link each month! For those attending in person, we request that if you are NOT vaccinated that you please wear a mask.)
January 24th - Open Forum: What kind of difficulties do you have hearing while driving? (Please note that this meeting is VIRTUAL/ZOOM ONLY this month!)
February 28th - Guest Speaker: Dr. Lori Leiman - Insurance & Financial Options for Purchasing of Hearing Aids
March 28th - Guest Speaker: Justin Drawbaugh - Technology Options for Deaf & Hard of Hearing at Work
April 25th - Guest Speaker: Elias Orfan - CaptionCall Phones: An Update on Current Products Available
May 23rd - Guest Speaker: Sharon Carroll of Cochlear Americas - What to expect before, during, and after your cochlear implant
June 27th - Guest Speaker: Melissa Hawkins, Director of PA Office of Deaf & Hard of Hearing - Emergency Preparedness
August 7th - Summer Picnic @ Negley Park in Lemoyne. Starts at 12pm. Bring your own food/drink this year! See Special Events page for details!
September 26th - Guest Speaker: Matthew Frampton - PA Yellow Dot Program & PennDOT's Emergency Contact Information Program
October 24th - Guest Speaker: Bill Best - Signaling & Alerting Devices
November 28th - Open Forum & Chapter Elections
December 21st - Holiday Party @ TBD; Go to our Special Events page for more information!
Where: Community Center (2nd floor) of the GIANT Food Store, 3301 E Trindle Rd, Camp Hill, PA 17011. We are also attempting to still offer the option of meeting virtually via Zoom. Please Contact Us for Zoom link each month! How: Afraid you won't be able to hear at the meeting? Don't worry! Our meetings are captioned in real-time, and we also have an audio loop system for those who have a T-switch on their hearing aid or cochlear implant.