Assistance for Hearing Impaired

Hearing Loss FAQs
The National Institute on Aging provides answers to some frequently asked questions concerning seniors and hearing loss.

Fact Sheet: Buying a Hearing Aid
The American Academy of Otolaryngology provides a fact sheet on the steps and issues associated with buying a hearing aid, including what people should do if they don’t hear well, where to purchase a hearing aid and how much to spend.

Guides to Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants
Healthy Hearing provides online information on hearing aids, hearing loss, tinnitus and other topics associated with hearing loss.

Signs of Hearing Loss
Caring.com details the symptoms of hearing loss and provides hearing tests that can help pinpoint the causes of hearing loss.

American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
This site contains a quick test to determine if there are any hearing concerns and other resources for those suffering from hearing loss, as well as resources for their caregivers.

Center for Hearing and Communication
This site contains a wealth of information for all audiences on hearing loss.