Beginnings SC will be leading the meeting next month.  Beginnings serves parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.  They provide education, guidance and connection with resources for parents and information about all the opportunities available for their family.  Next month is going to be a different kind of meeting.  You are the presenters!  The staff at Beginnings SC, joined with our SC Association of the Deaf, are coming to let you all talk about your experiences growing up and to get your advise for parents today that have deaf and hard of hearing children.  So bring a friend and get ready to be the star. ​

Date:  Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time:  1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Still Hopes Retirement Community (Cayce)
1 Still Hopes Drive, West Columbia, SC  29169

CART (captioning at real time) & ASL interpreters will be available

See full details on flyer below. Contact us with any questions.

Don't forget to visit our resources page for more information and opportunities that may be available to you.

A Voice for People with Hearing Loss

 Education • Support • Advocacy

Do you have a hearing loss and find it difficult to be a part of everyday life?

Do you know what you can do to help yourself and some of the many services that may be available to you?

Attend an HLAA – Midlands Chapter Meeting

Monthly Meetings

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HLAA Midlands Chapter has been selected to receive the 2017 HLAA Up and Coming Chapter Award!!

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More Information available on the National HLAA Organization webpage at hearingloss.org

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President Dave Bitters was recognized by a local news station for the work he is doing in the community to help fill the gap between the deaf and hard of hearing community and emergency responders.

 "Sign of life: First responders connecting to the deaf and hard of hearing" Wach Fox 57

Do you have a hearing loss? Are you a candidate for a cochlear implant?  To make sense of all of the information available to you,  why not ask others who have been in your shoes? Come connect with fellow CI candidates and MED-EL recipients .

​Two times and locations available.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
McAlister’s Deli 150 Dorman Centre Dr. Spartanburg, SC 29301

Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Coffee Underground 1 E Coffee Street Greenville, SC 29601