Empowering teens and young adults with hearing loss

Hearing Loss Association of America, Hartford Chapter

Why Join HHH?

The Hartford Chapter targets individuals age 10 and up



•Develop a social network with others who understand the challenges of hearing loss
•Attend Social Events and Activities
•Participate in Leadership Opportunities
•Participate in Youth Leadership Programs sponsored by HHH & Toastmasters International
•Learn to Self Advocate
•Have Positive Role Models
•Develop Communication Skills
•Build Self Confidence

Young Adults

•Share your experiences
•Mentoring and speaking opportunities
•Network with mentors and professionals


•Develop relationships with other parents for support
•Obtain information on latest advancements and learning strategies


To Join:

Hear Here Hartford events are open free of charge to any preteen, teen, and young adult with hearing loss regardless of their mode of communication. Captioning and sign language interpreting are provided at each event. Adults with hearing loss are invited to join as mentors to provide inspiration to our younger members as well as to share strategies to overcome everyday life challenges.

If you have questions, please contact Terry Bedard at TBedard40@aol.com or just come to an event!