You can get a hearing loop put in at your favorite theatre or church

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You can get a hearing loop put in at your favorite theatre or church

  1. 1. Harmony Hearing Centers of America | (407) 329-4885 | http://fixmyhearing.com Discover more great content here: https://twitter.com/fixmyhearing https://www.facebook.com/hearingaidsorlando http://www.youtube.com/hearingaidsorlando http://www.pinterest.com/fixmyhearing Yes, You Can Get a Hearing Loop Put in at Your Favorite Theatre or Church Most businesses and gathering places have made themselves wheelchair accessible, but what about some assistance for people with hearing difficulties? With the help of telecoil- enabled hearing aids or implants, hearing loops clear up sounds for hearing challenged individuals, are a less expensive investment than other disability modifications and will generate additional visitors. If you’re having a difficult time hearing the speakers at church, the dialogue at the local theater, or at any other place you frequent, it may be possible to have a hearing loop put in with a little effort. Churches, mosques & synagogues. While many places of worship are equipped with hearing amplifiers, many are incompatible or inconvenient and there are many places without them at all. If this is the situation, let the congregation and worship leaders know of the benefits of this type of system, such as being able to push a button to customize your ability to hear the speakers clearly through your own hearing aid.. Introduce the idea in a newsletter or bulletin by explaining how a hearing loop works and how easy it is to install. Auditoriums, theaters and other public venues. Assembly areas are required by the Americans for Disabilities Act guidelines to be fitted with hearing amplification systems to accommodate patrons. To promote this need, you can write to or meet with the people in charge of these public spaces and business to explain the need and benefits. Installing a hearing loop can allow the business to tap into a new segment of the population which sometimes has limited entertainment options.
  2. 2. Harmony Hearing Centers of America | (407) 329-4885 | http://fixmyhearing.com Discover more great content here: https://twitter.com/fixmyhearing https://www.facebook.com/hearingaidsorlando http://www.youtube.com/hearingaidsorlando http://www.pinterest.com/fixmyhearing Arm yourself with information. No matter how you choose to bring up the matter, create understanding by sharing facts, promoting awareness for the need and garnering understanding. Define hearing loop, its function and costs. Explain the necessity and convenience of hearing loops for you and others. Explain to them the benefits of their increased business. Lastly, remain respectful and stay informed as a resource to your community.

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