Who: Anyone! Our meetings are open to the public...all ages are welcome! What: Our meetings are generally focused around 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 7:10pm on the fourth Monday of every month with the exception of holidays, July, August, and December. 2017 Meeting Dates:
January 23rd - Rap Session: Share a funny experience with your hearing loss and how you handled it!
February 27th - Guest Speaker: Carrie Boss from Starkey
March 27th - Guest Speaker: Kay Tyberg - How to advocate for yourself
April 24th - Guest Speaker: Geoffrey Biringer - Service Dogs - PA Human Relations Commission
May 22nd - Guest Speaker: Christine Hyser - How should people with disabilities prepare for emergencies?
June 26th - Guest Speaker: Kaitlin Salvati - How OVR can help with School and/or Employers
August 13th - Summer Picnic @ Negley Park in Lemoyne. Starts at 12pm. Bring a covered dish! See Special Events page for details!
September 25th - Guest Speaker: Jessica Wells - Western PA School for the Deaf Outreach Programs
October 23rd - Guest Speaker: Erin Mirante - HLAA National: What they do for us
November 26th - Guest Speaker: Don Doherty - Military and Hearing Loss
December 20 - Holiday Party @ our usual meeting location; 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 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.