Hearing Health Organizations and Resources
Better Hearing Institute
A non-profit organization supported by hearing aid manufacturers. This site has a great deal of information about hearing , hearing loss and hearing aids in an easy to access format.
American Academy of Audiology (AAA)
A professional organization of audiologists. This site has both consumer and professional resources.
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
A professional organization of audiologists and speech-language pathologists. This site also has both consumer and professional resources.
National Institutes for Health/National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
US Government agency which conducts and supports research into many hearing related issues.
American Tinnitus Association
A consumer organization providing extensive information and support for persons with tinnitus as well as support for on-going tinnitus research projects.
Federal Government: Dept of Justice
This site has information concerning the “Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)” It contains the text of the regulation and a wealth of information regarding this important issue.
University of Michigan
The University’s website for information regarding hearing and hearing loss in children.
Association of Medical Professionals with Hearing Loss (AMPFL)
This organization is a networking, support and advocacy group for medical professionals and students
Hearing Loss Association of America
A consumer organization which has local affiliate groups that meet regularly.
Hearing Aid Companies
Assistive Listening Devices/Hearing Aid Accessories
HARC Mercantile (Kalamazoo, MI)
Hitec Group International
Plantronics (Mobile/Cell Phone Headsets)