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From the leadership and guidence supplied by our wonderful National Organization, to our creative, hard working, dedicated local Chapter members the 2019 Convention was a grand occasion filled with a variety of interesting and helpful information. The camaraderie that existed among attendees was memorable.

Thank you to our Keynote speaker, workshop presenters, and others who provided vital information to attendees.

A big thank you also to our sponsors and to the many vendors who attended who make Conventions possible and provide the latest in technological advances.

Of course we all know what really made the Convention a success...YOU!

Look for our upcoming season's events; they will begin in September


HOPE meetings, hearing other peoples' experiences,
will continue in September. If you have questions about hearing loss please Contact Us, we continue our support year 'round.

Chapter Meetings are held in the Parish Hall at St. Paul's Episcopal Church 25 Westminster Rd.(at East Ave. accross from the George Eastman House), Rochester, NY 14607. Please enter only from the door on Westminster Rd.

We present two different program meetings (morning and evening), the first Tuesday of the month, October through June. September we meet the second Tuesday of the month, due to the Labor Day Holiday. 
Weather Note: Meetings are cancelled when:
1. Monroe County issues a ban on unnecessary travel; and/or:

2. The Rochester City School District closes and/or cancels afternoon activities; and/or:
3. The wind chill is at / or below -20 degrees. 

Chapter Meetings-​​
General Information

All meetings are free, accessible, and open to the public. 

Our regular Chapter Meetings are over for the season. We are working behind the scenes on next season's Chapter Meeting Programs. Regular meetings will resume in September.

If you have  suggestions for a Chapter Meeting  Contact Us; Your input is important!

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 There will NOT be a demo session in June because the HLAA National Convention will be held here in Rochester June 20-23, 2019! Join us at the Convention!

The Young Adults Group of the Rochester Chapter HLAA

Are you ready to graduate high school, of college age or young adult and would like to Meet and enjoy the company of others your age who have hearing loss?

The Young Adult section of HLAA-Rochester works to
serve as a means to unite and support students and younger people who have hearing loss. Our Young Adult group welcomes upper high-school, college-age and younger people out in the work force who are deaf and/or HOH to participate.

Those in the same age group who are interested and involved in serving those with hearing loss are welcome as well. Please contact Suzanne Johnston, HLAA-Rochester Liaison at

If you are not in the above age group but are interested in our Chapter please contact us or just 'show up" at any of our Hope Sessions, Chapter Meetings or come to our  Demo Center. No need to be shy, you will be welcomeh. Contact us at [email protected]​ or call 585-266-7890 (Voice Mail)