Category Archives: Meetings

Regular Meetings of the Chapter

December – Holiday Party

Our December meeting will be  the traditional social event.  Elaine Goldberg is coordinating contributions to the event.  Contact her or e-mail  hlaamcc@gmail.com atch for further details here. We do not meet in January.  The next meeting will be  on  February … Continue reading

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November Meeting – Over the Counter Hearing Aids

Diana  Bender agave a thorough exposition of  Over The Counter Hearing Aids, the current status and prognosis for them. A lengthy discussion ensued amont the  19 attendees.CART transcript is available on request to hlaamcc@gmail.com The chapter budget for the year … Continue reading

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October Meeting – Hamilton Captel – Recap

Cheryl Deitz, Hamilton Captel Outreach Coordinator  spoke to 10 attendees at our October 2 meeting. She discussed the history of Relay Service, and had demo models of several phones.  One model has Bluetooth capability, which is almost universal in cell … Continue reading

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September 2017 Meeting – Update

The chapter started the new year with 10 attendees in a round table format.  There were many items on the agenda: Officers:  Don Groff will serve a third year as President  Andy Walker will continue as Vice-President, and Elaine Goldberg … Continue reading

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May Meeting – Biogerontology – Recap

Glenda Bilder spoke about biogerontology,  Dr. Bilder teaches a course on The Biology of Aging. at Gwynedd Mercy University, and has written a textbook on the topic.  Topics included: Fundamental understanding of why and how we age. What can be … Continue reading

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April Meeting – CaptionCall – Update

Wendy Davis, CaptionCall Account Manager, spoke about the Federally-funded captioning phone service established under the ADA. She demonstrated captioning on both the CaptionCall phone and CaptionCall Mobile on an iPad, and answered a wide-ranging variety of questions about the service. … Continue reading

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March Meeting – Round Table – Update

Chapter Vice President Andy Walker led a wide ranging discussion of problems in dealing with hearing loss, with a focus on solutions.  Major topics included: Television captioning:  how and when it works, how to use it, where to complain when … Continue reading

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