The Mission of Hearing Loss Association of America Kentuckiana Chapter (HLAAKC) is to open the world of communication to people with hearing loss by providing information, education, support and advocacy.

Friendships, education, technology, advocacy and information for hard of hearing people are most important for us. Ease of communication in all settings makes it enjoyable. We are all ages and walks of life, but we share a concern for communication in a hearing world and find that it is possible.

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Hearing Loss Association of America Kentuckiana Chapter(HLAAKC) is the local Kentucky/Indiana chapter located in Louisville, which is an affiliate of Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) and is under the HLAA 501 (c)(3) non-profit umbrella. HLAAKC meetings are free, open to the public, and take place at 6:30 P.M. on the second Tuesday of the month at St. Leonard Parish School Library, 440 Zorn Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky 40206. Occasionally we meet at other places or at other times for different activities; any changes will be found in the newsletter. CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) is provided by McLendon-Kogut Reporting Service at meetings. Support for HLAAKC is encouraged with participation in chapter activities and chapter dues of $12 annually. Donations are appreciated. If you would like to be added to the free HLAAKC list serve to receive periodic email on hard-of-hearing issues contact Paula Esterle via email.

Local and/or National membership is not required to attend local chapter meetings and activities.

Newsletter Editor and Website Maintenance:
Pat Flaherty
Web@hearinglossky.org