August 2017 – Over the Counter Hearing Aids

Speaker:  Bob Rennie – Vice Chairperson, HLAA City of Orange Chapter

Come to the HLAA City of Orange August meeting for information on a very hot topic – over-the-counter hearing aids. The presentation will include what is an Over-the Counter Hearing Aid (OTC); What are PSAPs?; Why is HLAA supporting OTC Hearing Aids?; HLAA Fact Sheet in Support of Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids; Where we are and where we are headed on this issue.

Bob Rennie is currently the Vice Chairperson for the City of Orange Chapter of HLAA.  He has been a member of HLAA since the SHHH days.  He has been President of the prior Orange County Chapter of HLAA on two separate terms.  Bob worked for many years for the IRS and retired just a few years ago.  He and his wife Bonnie are active in many community organizations one of which is Sertoma.  Bob has been instrumental in obtaining donations for our chapter from his Sertoma group, for which we are very grateful.

Come join friends who understand the challenges of living with hearing loss.

WHERE:   Mariposa Women & Family Center
812 W. Town & Country Road, Building C
Orange, CA 92868
(FREE PARKING just steps from the meeting room)

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WHEN:     Saturday, August 5, 2017
9:30a.m. To 11:30a.m.

BYOC and water (Bring your own coffee and water).  Light refreshments will be served. There will be a 50/50 raffle – winner gets 50% of the money collected on tickets sold for the raffle – this could be your lucky day!!!  There will be an after meeting get together for lunch close by – to be determined at the meeting.

For more information contact Marla Peoples at

This meeting is supported by CART and a Hearing Loop System that sends every spoken word directly into your hearing device that has a t-coil.

The Hearing Loss Association of America – City of Orange Chapter (HLAA-COO) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that provides information, education, support and advocacy for people with hearing loss, their families and friends.  Your donations to our chapter are tax deductible.

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