Resources

External Website Links

General Information

 

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

“Helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention.”

 

American Tinnitus Association

Non-profit organization with resources, information, membership service, and assistance to tinnitus sufferers.

 

Better Hearing Institute

A not-for-profit organization with information on hearing loss, its treatment and prevention.

 

British Tinnitus Association

Provides support and advice about tinnitus, as well as information and guidance about the condition.

 

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association

A non-profit consumer organization for persons who are hard of hearing.

 

Children of Deaf Adults

A non-profit organization for the adult hearing sons and daughters of deaf parents.

 

Dangerous Decibels

“A public health campaign project designed to reduce the incidence and prevalence of Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) and tinnitus (ringing in the ear) by changing knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of school-aged children.”

 

Hearing Aid Help

An online resource for information on hearing aids, hearing loss and treatment, hearing aid technology, and more.

 

Hearing Health Magazine

Free quarterly publication featuring information on research in the field of hearing health.

 

H.E.A.R. Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers

“A non-profit hearing information source for musicians and music lovers.”

 

Hearing Loss Association of America

“Provides assistance and resources for people with hearing loss and their families to learn how to adjust to living with hearing loss.”

 

House Research Institute

“A not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with hearing loss and related disorders.”

 

International Hearing Society

Non-profit association representing Hearing Instrument Specialists. Features hearing loss information and hearing aid tips, consumer resources and advocacy services.

 

Musicians Clinics of Canada

Information on hearing loss prevention and musician injury prevention.

 

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders

“Conducts and supports research and distributes information on communication disorders including hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech and language.”

 

Sound Sense

“Sound Sense uses an interactive, 50-minute session to educate children (and through them their families and communities) in elementary school about the dangers of noise exposure.”

 

Tinnitus Association of Canada

A not-for-profit organization operated by people who have tinnitus. Professional Associations

 

Canadian Academy of Audiology

 

Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists

 

Canadian Hearing Instrument Practitioners Society

 

College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario

 

American Academy of Audiology

 

American Academy of Otolaryngology

 

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

 

 

Professional Associations

 

Canadian Academy of Audiology

 

Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists

 

Canadian Hearing Instrument Practitioners Society

 

College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario

 

American Academy of Audiology

 

American Academy of Otolaryngology

 

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

 

 

 

Hearing Aid Manufacturers

 

Phonak

 

Phonak - Lyric

 

Siemens

 

Oticon