Helping those with Hearing Loss
Having a hearing loss can affect quality of life and cause changes in behavior and mood but it’s often the people around someone who is experiencing hearing loss that are left feeling confused and frustrated. Why do they seem to be ignoring you? Why do they no longer want to participate or venture out of their immediate environment? Learn how to detect signs of hearing loss and educate yourself on how you can become an advocate.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Helping Others With Hearing Loss
The Better Hearing Institute’s When a Loved One Resists Help for Their Hearing Loss
National Council on Aging’s Hearing Loss It’s a Family Affair
AARP’s Study Hearing Loss Linked to Dementia and How Big of a Problem is Hearing Loss?
Other Resources & Helpful Hearing Links
Living with hearing loss brings many challenges. Here are helpful links to many hearing resources.