We will not have a regular meeting in

December and March.  These months, we celebrate and PARTAY!  The Christmas party is scheduled for December 9th at 1pm at Still Hopes.  We had a great turnout last year. Come prepared for a snowball fight, according to Bob Zeimer (treasurer)


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


Michele Frazier, M.Ed. | Licensed and Certified Audiologist | Since receiving her graduate degree in Audiology from James Madison University, Michele has delivered exceptional hearing care, from diagnosis to treatment, to patients of all ages. Throughout her thirty years in practice, she has endeavored to provide the compassionate care that we would want for our families and ourselves. In 2002, she was chosen by her peers as the Outstanding Audiologist in South Carolina. An active community volunteer, she presently serves on Palmetto Health's Children's Hospital Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of Camp WonderHands for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children. She appreciates the opportunity to help those with hearing loss make improvements in all areas of their day to day lives.

July 2017 Fire Fly Baseball Game HLAA Display

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


Meetings every 3rd Saturday of the month at:

1 Still Hopes Dr, West Columbia SC 29169

in Event Center



Next Scheduled Meeting is set for:

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 1:00 pm

HLAA Midlands SC Chapter participated at the July 2017 Fire Fly Baseball Game by setting up a display table with valuable information relating to Hearing Loss. The goal was to raise awareness and the impact that hearing loss has on people in our daily lives. We had many people stop by inquiring about hearing loss and requested information.


If you would like to join HLAA or  would like more information on hearing loss, see the link below or complete the short form under the tab "Contact" at the top of this page. We are eager to hear from you.


Seated at the table, left to right are, David Bitters, President; Joan Van Leuven, Executive Secretary; and Debbie Ammerman, Vice President.



UPCOMING EVENTS

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Michele Frazier, an audiologist from Midland Hearing Associates, has graciously agreed to speak at our next chapter meeting. She will bring pamphlets and brochures for anyone who would like them. She will be speaking on topics from tinnitus, hearing health care, and maintaining amplification.

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


Salt Lake City Trip a Success

Award accepted on behalf of the Midlands Chapter

2017 Annual Picnic at Lake Murray

Every year, HLAA Midlands, SC Chapter has an annual picnic where can all gather together for discussions, food and games. You are cordially invited to join us next year and oin in on the fun. We had a great turn out this year and we are hoping it will be even better next year.