Keep current on our profession! Visit these other websites for updates on legislation, national and local issues and professional education.
Academy of Doctors of Audiology
A site for professionals and consumers alike with information about audiology and hearing aids. Founded in 1977 as the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists, the ADA changed its name in 2006 to the Academy of Doctors of Audiology.
Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology
The Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology (ARA) is a multidisciplinary organization composed of individuals whose professional work is dedicated to fostering and stimulating education, research and interest in audiologic habilitative and rehabilitative components of hearing care.
Alexander Graham Bell Association
The 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 Academy of Audiology
An audiology association with information for professionals and consumers on a variety of topics.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
The national certifying body for audiologists and speech-language pathologists, and accrediting body for academic programs. Has a great deal of consumer information.
American Society on Aging
General information on aging and the effects of aging on hearing.
American Tinnitus Association
Information on ringing in the ears (tinnitus) for professionals and consumers.
Association of Late-Deafened Adults
An organization founded specifically for those whose severe-to-profound hearing loss began late in life. You can join this organization.
Educational Audiology Association
The Educational Audiology Association is an international organization of audiologists and related professionals who deliver a full spectrum of hearing services to all children, particularly those in educational settings.
Hands & Voices
Hands & Voices is a non-profit, parent-driven organization dedicated to supporting families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
H.E.A.R. - Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers
H.E.A.R. Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers is a nonprofit (501c3) organization dedicated to raising awareness of the dangers of noise exposure that can lead to permanent hearing loss and tinnitus.
Hearing Health Magazine
A subscription-only magazine designed for people who experience any degree of hearing loss, tinnitus, or other ear disorder. This site allows you to subscribe.
Subscribe to The Hearing Journal through the above link.
Hearing Industries Association
The Hearing Industries Association (HIA) was formed in 1955 and serves as a forum for hearing aid manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and hearing health professionals.
Hearing Loss Association of America
Formerly called SHHH (Self-Helf for Hard of Hearing) is a non-profit membership-driven organization dedicated to well-being of all individuals with hearing loss. The largest international organization of its kind. Memberships are available here.
The Hearing Loss Association of New Jersey
The Hearing Loss Association of New Jersey, an extension of the Hearing Loss Association of America, is comprised of chapters statewide that work to create awareness of hearing loss issues within the state of New Jersey. Its activities include outreach, advocacy, legislative and equal access issues that affect people with hearing loss.
Hearing Loss in Children
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Microtia and Aural Atresia
Ear Community is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization. Ear Community helps children and adults who are born with Microtia and Atresia (when someone is born missing one or both of their ears and has no ear canal(s) resulting in hearing loss).
Military Audiology Association
Preventing noise-induced hearing injuries and providing comprehensive audiological care for our service members and their families.
National Council on the Aging
A searchable website full of information on aging, including age-related hearing loss.
National Health Council
Founded in 1920, the National Health Council (NHC) is the only organization that brings together all segments of the health community to provide a united voice for the more than 160 million people with chronic diseases and disabilities and their family caregivers.
National Hearing Conservation Association
This organization strives to prevent hearing loss due to noise and other environmental factors in all sectors of society. Memberships are available.
National Institute on Deafness
The NIDCD is is part of the National Institutes of Health. This site provides information about recent research and other aspects of hearing loss.
Vestibular Disorders Association (VeDA)
This is an organization designed to support and empower vestibular patients on patients on their journey back to balance.