Approximately 3 million Canadians suffer from hearing loss- that's 1 out of 10 people!
How do you know if you have a hearing loss? Please feel free to participate in our questionnaire:
Symptoms of untreated hearing loss are:
Hearing aids can help a client overcome some of their issues but he/she should utilize other communication strategies to communicate more effectively. Here are some examples of communication strategies both from a speaker and alistener's perspective.
As a speaker (you communicating with a Hard-of-Hearing individual):
As a Hard-of-Hearing individual, you should do the following:
There are a variety of hearing aid styles to choose from:
Please consult with a Hearing Instrument Practitioner for more information on hearing aids.