Hearing Loss 101
Wednesday, August 29 | 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM | Webinar
Presented by: Denise Brown, Representative, Office for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Offered in Partnership with: Center for Independent Living of Central PA
Ever see an interpreter on tv or at an event? Know someone who often says, “you are mumbling” and asks you to repeat yourself? Talked with someone who has a lot of trouble navigating group conversations? These are all common signs of hearing loss, which can affect any person at any age. In this session, we will discuss the impacts of hearing loss, American Sign Language, assistive technology, communication strategies, captioning, and interpreters. And we can’t forget about two of our most frequently asked questions: What are reasonable accommodations? and What constitutes effective communication? By the end of our 75 minutes together, you will have learned:
Can’t attend? Not to worry, all registrants will receive the webinar recording! The series will be closed captioned. Other accommodations may be made by request and must be received at least 2 weeks prior to each session.
$45 | PANO Members
$90 | Regular Price
Six Webinar Series (20% Discount)
$216 | PANO Members
$432 | Regular Price
Six Webinar Series Agenda:
Disability Awareness & Disability Etiquette
Thursday, June 28
Wednesday, July 25
Hearing Loss 101
Wednesday, August 29
Introduction to Blindness & Deafblindness
Wednesday, September 12
Access & Accessibility: 2010 ADA Standards
Monday, October 22
Service Animals…from a Dog’s Perspective!
Thursday, November 29
Materials & Login/Call-In Instructions:
Materials (PowerPoint PDF and other handouts), along with, instructions on how to login and call-in, will be emailed to attendees prior to the date of the webinar. Can’t attend? All webinar registrants will receive the webinar recording!
The series will be closed captioned. Other accommodations may be made by request and must be received at least 2 weeks prior to each session. Please contact Christina Spadaro (firstname.lastname@example.org | 717-839-6560) and Sharon Behun (email@example.com | 717-731-1900 X 224).