June 19, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ADRIANA REYES MENECA

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Adriana Reyes Meneca Nominated by: Danielle Carson. HearingLife in Kitchener, ON “This award will have such a positive impact in my life! I am […]
June 19, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ROSHAN JAMAL

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Roshan Jamal Nominated by: Pheba Ninan. HearingLife in Toronto (Toronto East General Hospital), ON “With these hearing aids, I can talk to my children […]
June 19, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MICHAEL ROUTLIFFE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Michael Routliffe Nominated by: Zofia Wald-Mroz. HearingLife in Ottawa, ON “This award will improve my life 100%. Get tested and get hearing aids.” – […]
June 19, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ANA LIZA RAGSAC

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Ana Liza Ragsac Nominated by: Celine Smolensky. HearingLife in Calgary, AB “I am so happy to receive this donation. I feel very lucky. My […]
June 19, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ART SOLLEY

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Art Solley Nominated by: Cheryl Galloway. HearingLife in Penticton, BC “I have seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and I will enjoy their visits so […]
June 1, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JOY WESTERN

Joy Western was nominated by hearing professional Shelley Jarvis in Port Dover, Ontario for the Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-back program. Here is what she had […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: GERARD DOUCETTE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Gerard Doucette Nominated by: Adele Gouthro. HearingLife in Sydney, NS “These new hearing aids will help me hear better at work, on the telephone […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MINDY LEVINE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Mindy Levine Nominated by: Joe Burns. HearingLife in Toronto, ON “I recently had an accident. I did not hear the water running in my […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ALLAN LAMBERTUS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Allan Lambertus Nominated by: Vicki Hinells. HearingLife in Barrie, ON “I would tell others to go out and get hearing aids. It makes life […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: BILL WIGGINS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Bill Wiggins Nominated by: Murray Smith. Keystone Hearing Aid Centre in Brandon, MB “Me being awarded these hearing instruments will greatly reduce the stress […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JAMES LAURICO

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: James Laurico Nominated by: Kyle Lee. HearingLife in Scarborough, ON “I can’t express how happy I am to be able to hear once again […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ANN KUTI

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Ann Kuti Nominated by: Susan Mahon. HearingLife in Bolton, ON “These new hearing aids will provide many benefits. Noisy hearing aids are old school […]
June 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MARINA FLATMAN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Marina Flatman Nominated by: D’Arcy White. HearingLife in Salmon Arm, BC Fitted by: Adele Gouthro. HearingLife in Sydney, NS “With these hearing aids, I […]
May 17, 2018

CAN CISPLATIN CAUSE PERMANENT HEARING LOSS?

Cisplatin is a chemotherapy drug, used to treat a variety of cancers including bladder, ovarian and testicular cancers. According to the National Cancer Institute, 40-80% of […]
May 10, 2018

98.1 CHFI DREAM MACHINE CONTEST WINNER: GERDA PORTER

In partnership with 98.1 CHFI, the National Campaign for Better Hearing awarded one lucky person with a brand new pair of hearing aids! CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Gerda […]
May 10, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: MARGARET BARTON

Margaret Barton was nominated for the Give-back program by Hearing Instrument Specialist Rosemary Mathew from the HearingLife clinic in Mississauga (west). The Give-back program awards hearing […]
May 4, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ASHLEY SASS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Ashley Sass Nominated by: Sonya Veenstra. HearingLife in Tillsonburg, ON “This award will lift the barrier of me being afraid to go for the […]
May 4, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: LORRAINE ROSS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Lorraine Ross Nominated by: Lindsay Randall. Stamford Hearing in Niagara Falls, ON “Get your hearing tested right away. Hearing aids are life-changing.” – Lorraine […]
May 4, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: WILLIAM STANLEY

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: William Stanley Nominated by: Meagan Reid. HearingLife in Calgary, AB “Being legally blind, hearing is supposed to be my keener sense. I think these […]
May 4, 2018

5 TIPS FOR TRAVELLING WITH HEARING LOSS

When you travel, you’ll move through a variety of environments. You’ll want to make sure that your hearing health is taken care of at every step […]
May 2, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: DON PLANT

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Don Plant Nominated by: Candice Vande Wetering. HearingLife in Strathroy, ON – Don Plant, Campaign Ambassador 2018 IMG_0347-1
May 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: BERNICE WOOD

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Bernice Wood Nominated by: Jessalyn Dopfer. HearingLife in Hamilton, ON “Get your hearing tested right away. Hearing aids are life-changing.” – Bernice Wood, Campaign […]
May 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: RICK BROWN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Rick Brown Nominated by: Murray Smith. Keystone Hearing Aid Centre in Brandon, MB “These hearing aids make my life so much easier to understand […]
May 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: IRMA BROWN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Irma Brown Nominated by: Judy Shanahan. HearingLife in Orillia, ON “I’m hearing things I haven’t before and everything is much clearer.” – Irma Brown, […]
May 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: DYLAN POTTS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Dylan Potts Nominated by: Vanessa Vani. HearingLife in St. Catharines, ON “Being a recipient of this award will make a difference in my life […]
April 27, 2018

CAN HIGH STRESS LEAD TO HEARING LOSS?

Long-term stress can have taxing effects on our health; our hearing health is no exception to this truth. Our hearing relies on tiny sensory hairs in […]
April 23, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: TALLES TEXEIRA SANTOS

“Not being able to hear well largely hindered my ability to effectively communicate with people. Before now, I would constantly struggle with oral communication; this made […]
April 16, 2018

STAFF PROFILE: MIRANDA WHIFFEN

Name: Miranda Whiffen Location: Hearing Instrument Specialist at Hear for life, St. Catharines, ON “My ability to use the latest advancements in hearing aid technology to […]
April 16, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ANJALI SHARMA

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Anjali Sharma Nominated by: Penny Alexopoulos. HearingLife in North York, ON “It makes a big difference when you are able to hear, as that […]
April 9, 2018

WHY DO OUR LEFT AND RIGHT EARS PROCESS SOUND DIFFERENTLY?

Did you know? Research has shown that children with a hearing impairment in their right ear are more likely to have trouble learning in school than […]
March 26, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: BETTY ANNE CHISOLM

Betty Anne Chisolm’s life will be a little more enjoyable and happier now that she has a brand new pair of hearing aids, courtesy of the […]
March 21, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: LILIAN BUHL

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Lilian Buhl Nominated by: Lynne Curran-Hume. HearingLife in Port Hope, ON “I will be able to enjoy situations that were previously difficult for me […]
March 21, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: HEATHER BURKE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Heather Burke Nominated by: John Bracco. HearingLife in Sudbury, ON “Now, I will hear everyone speaking to me, especially my grandkids. Plus, I will […]
March 19, 2018

STAFF PROFILE: LUCY WANG

Name: Huiyan (Lucy) Wang Location: Hearing Instrument Specialist at HearingLife, Scarborough North, ON “When a patient with hearing trouble goes from not hearing to hearing better […]
March 6, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: LORNA DIONISIO

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Lorna Dionisio Nominated by: Christine DeLuca. HearingLife in Milton, ON “I am overjoyed to be able to hear again, participate fully in conversations and […]
March 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: LINA TOLFO

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Lina Tolfo Nominated by: Juana Michaels. HearingLife in Ladner, BC “It’s important to me to be able to be included in daily conversations with […]
March 2, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: NELLY BATTAMS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Nelly Battams Nominated by: Eva Paluszewska. HearingLife in Streetsville, ON “Being a recipient of this award will definitely make a positive difference in my […]
February 27, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: GLENN RENDELL

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Glenn Rendell Nominated by: Yongli Jiang. HearingLife in Scarborough East, ON “With these hearing aids, I can already hear so well in only a […]
February 27, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JENNIFER WELTEN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Jennifer Welten Nominated by: Laura Coates. HearingLife in Sarnia, ON “I feel that being a recipient of this award will make an AWESOME difference […]
February 26, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: FLORENCE CLEGG

Florence Clegg experienced fright, anger, and depression because she could not hear while she was out in public. She also found it difficult to hear family […]
February 21, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: CHRISTA MAYHEW

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Christa Mayhew Nominated by: Carrie Moore. HearingLife in Brockville, ON “These hearing aids will open a whole new world for me to be part […]
February 21, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: THOMAS SCOTT

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Thomas Scott Nominated by: Katie Koebel. HearingLife in Cambridge, ON “The last couple of years have been hard and I feel like have gotten […]
February 20, 2018

STAFF PROFILE: JACKIE BROSIUS

Name: Jackie Brosius Location: Hearing Instrument Specialist at HearingLife, Edmonton, AB “I’ve learned that so much of the challenges I’ve faced daily was because of my […]
February 9, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: THERESA GIROUX

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Theresa Giroux Nominated by: Stephanie McPherson. HearingLife in Welland, ON “These hearing aids will make life better. I’ll be able to hear and follow […]
February 9, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JANET KNOWLES

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Janet Knowles Nominated by: Evelyn Lawrence. HearingLife in Hamilton, ON “Go to a hearing professional and have your hearing tested. You won’t believe the […]
February 1, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ALDA PEREIRA

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Alda Pereira Nominated by: Jennifer Anderson. Hearing Sciences in Bradford, ON “If you think you have a hearing problem, you should have it checked. […]
January 30, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: STATHULA VAHAVIOLOS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Stathula Vahaviolos Nominated by: Rhonda Martin. Hear for Life in Toronto, ON “Get a hearing test and take care of the problem before it […]
January 30, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: PANAGIOTA ZAROKOSTAS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Panagiota Zarokostas Nominated by: Christina Cassidy. HearingLife in West Springs, AB “I’m very grateful to receive this award! These hearing aids will give me […]
January 26, 2018

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JOSE DA ROSA

For Jose Da Rosa, being able to hear isn’t just about helping himself; it’s also about helping others. “My wife and I have a lot of […]
January 22, 2018

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MICHAEL PERRON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Michael Perron Nominated by: Miranda Whiffen. Hear for Life in St. Catharines, ON “I am looking forward to helping my six-year-old granddaughter with her […]