- H.E.A.R. (Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers)
H.E.A.R. (Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers) is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to raising awareness of the real dangers of repeated exposure to excessive noise levels from music which can lead to permanent, and sometimes debilitating, hearing loss and tinnitus. Damage from loud sound can occur from playing music, attending concerts, dance clubs, raves, using stereo earphones, playing amplified systems too loudly, or other noisy activities. We’re here for musicians, DJs, sound engineers, music fans (especially teens) and anyone needing help with their hearing.
- American Academy of Audiology
American Academy of Audiology provides information on hearing care for consumers and professionals, including news, an audiologist finder service, and links.
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
ASHA’s mission is to ensure that all people with speech, language, and hearing disorders have access to quality services to help them communicate effectively.
- The Vestibular Disorders Association
VEDA is a nonprofit organization that provides information to the public about inner-ear balance disorders such as Meniere’s disease, BPPV, and labyrinthitis. Symptoms of vestibular disorders may include dizziness, imbalance, vertigo, nausea, and fuzzy vision and may be accompanied by hearing problems.
HealthyHearing.com is the world’s leading online information source on hearing aids, hearing loss, tinnitus, cochlear implants, hearing aid batteries, dizziness, and all other hearing health topics.
- American Tinnitus Association
The American Tinnitus Association (ATA) is the national champion of tinnitus awareness, prevention, and treatment. Under its guiding principles – Education, Advocacy, Research, and Support – the ATA offers prevention programs in schools, urges governmental and private organizations to support hearing conservation, funds the nation’s brightest researchers, and facilitates self-help groups around the country.