Wednesday, May 8, 2019

 Chapter Meeting – Noon to 1:30 PM, North Sarasota Library

Henry Kisor is the retired book editor of the Chicago Sun-Times and author of six mystery novels set in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. He was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 1981 and was inducted into the Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame in 2001. Kisor’s reviews and articles have appeared in the New York Times Book Review, the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post and on MSNBC. 

Henry, who has lived with profound deafness since the age of three, will give attendees insight into strategies he employed to create a full and successful life – and he will point out how people with any degree of hearing loss can do the same.


Friday, May 17, 2019

 After Hours Meeting – 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Bravo Coastal Bar & Kitchen

“Balance Disorders: Causes, Treatments, and Therapies”

Dr. Laura Wazen, DPT

The speaker is an expert that specializes in treating inner ear balance 


Meeting is FREE and captioned with CART


Education –  Advocacy –   Support
educationThe Hearing Loss Association of America - Sarasota/Manatee Chapter offers monthly meetings featuring expert speakers who guide us how to better manage our hearing loss.


advocacyHLAA-Sarasota/Manatee advocates for access by promoting greater use of Hearing Loop Systems and Captions in theatres, houses of worship and across the community.




Our meetings and certified peer mentors provide information and support on how to address personal, family and work related hearing loss issues.

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