Hearing Loss Consumer Organizations

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
www.agbell.org

Alt.support.hearing-loss
newsgroups.cryer.info/alt/support.hearing-loss
Discussion group for people with hearing loss.

H.E.A.R.
www.hearnet.com
For musicians and music-lovers with hearing loss or who want to avoid hearing loss.

The Listen-Up Web
www.listen-up.org
For families of deaf and hard-of-hearing children.

Say What Club
www.saywhatclub.com
Online support group of late-deafened, hard-of-hearing, and deaf adults.

Better Hearing Institute
www.betterhearing.org
Hearing-aid industry-sponsored site. Includes non-product-specific information.

National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
www.nidcd.nih.gov
Government clearinghouse on hearing-loss issues.

U.S. Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy
www.dol.gov/odep
Resources for disabled people in the workforce.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
www.va.gov
Information on hearing aids for service veterans.