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Recommendations for Hearing Accessibility in BC

On April 26th, CHHA-BC Chapter, in cooperation with CHHA Vancouver and North Shore Branches, hosted an open public forum on Hearing Aid Costs and Concerns:What Consumers Need. It was well attended with good audience participation. It was also video-recorded and when the video has been captioned, we will give you the link to view it online.

Below is the document (both in Word format and PDF format) containing the Resolutions which were formulated following the Forum, and which have been sent to those listed in the covering letter.

To learn more about followup actions to the Resolutions and other matters, do attend the CHHA-BC AGM and World Cafe on Saturday, June 7th. Contact info@chha-bc.org for details.

Marilyn O. Dahl
CHHA-BC President

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High cost of hearing aids to be focus of Vancouver forum

Jericho Knopp
Georgia Straight (straight.com)
April 22, 201

“A forum at the Vancouver Public Library aims to shed some light on why hearing aids in British Columbia are so expensive.

The forum, entitled Hearing Aid Costs and Services: What Consumers Need, is being organized by the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association for Saturday (April 26)….READ MORE ->