The American Academy of Audiology (AAA) is the professional organization for audiologists. AAA is dedicated to providing quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research, and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders. AAA has helped make Sertoma's A Sound Investment Campaign possible.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 135,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists and speech, language, and hearing scientists. ASHA is dedicated to providing professionals with the most current information in their field. ASHA also provides information to help individuals understand communication and communication disorders.
Better Hearing Institute is a non-profit organization that educates the public about hearing loss prevention and promotes the reality that hearing loss is treatable. Better Hearing Institute works to erase the stigma associated with hearing loss through education and support. The organization provides resources for individuals with hearing loss including how to identify a hearing loss and where to get assistance.
Hearingloop.org is a nonprofit informational website dedicated to looping induction technologies. Hearingloop.org provides an overview of the technologies that transmit sound directly to a hearing aid where the technology is installed. Hearingloop.org is partnering with Sertoma in the A Sound Investment Campaign.
The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) provides information and advocacy for people with hearing loss. The HLAA supports individuals at the national and local levels, with over 200 chapters in communities throughout the nation. They provide educational opportunities for professionals in the hearing field as well as people with hearing loss, and strive to empower them to learn more about their hearing loss and what resources are available.
The purpose of Hearing Charities is to support those impacted by speech and hearing disorders by expanding awareness, volunteerism, and philanthropy in the communities Hearing Charities serves. Hearing Charities provides resources for hearing professionals, manufacturers and individuals with hearing issues. they accomplish this through three related activities: awareness programs, scholarships and Adopt-An-Agency. These activities support Hearing Charities’ mission of commitment to communication in every community. Sertoma is the founding sponsor of Hearing Charities of America