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Traveling Hearing Loss Seminar

November 13, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Are you one of the 213,671 Rhode Islanders and 48 million Americans with hearing loss?  Do you have a friend, family member, neighbor, employee or colleague with a hearing loss?  THEN THIS SEMINAR IS FOR YOU!!!


Presented by:

  • Denise Corson, ATEL Program Coordinator, ATAP Partner
  • Melissa Rosenberg, OSCIL Coordinator/Outreach, ATAP Partner
  • James Litvack, RI Relay Outreach Manager



50-minute presentation with 10 min Q&A


Tune in on the AFRI Facebook page at 11 am



Learn about:

  • Facts, Myths and Misunderstanding About Hearing Loss.
  • Learn About the Latest Technology for Individuals with Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Aids Vs Cochlear Implants
  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Loop Systems
  • Amplification Vs Captioning- TV, Movies, Plays, CART, Telephones, Smartphones
  • Alerting Devices for Home
  • Telephone and Relay Services
  • Advocacy and The Laws That Protect You
  • Local Resources and Organizations


November 13, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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