Improving Peoples Life
Our purpose is to improve the life of people with hearing loss. We do that by providing information to our members, to regulatory agencies, legislative bodies, and providers
We hold regular meetings once a month from September through June with a informative guest speakers or where we share experiences and knowledge with others.
We publish an informative newsletter each month.
We are affiliated with the National Hearing Loss Association of America and Loop New Mexico
We publish important information for people with hearing loss.
Our Next Meeting is February 18, 2023 (Saturday) at 10:00 am MT
It will be a "Hybrid" Meeting (Attend in Person OR on Zoom)
Hearing Los and Dementia - The Connection
Have you ever wondered how hearing loss affects you brain? Maybe even demintia or Alzheimer's Disease? If so, then our Febrary persentation is for you and the people in your life. Dr. Dawson will speak on his personal journey of deafness for the most of his life and how he discovered the lifestyle choices he made to prevent dementia, including hearing devices. He will also discuss ome of his personal advocacy for equal access as a deaf person. Dr. Dawson, a retired chiropractor of 24 years and now a community health educator will provide invaluable information about dementia.
If you want to be included on our E-mail list and recieve more information and notices about upcoming events, send an email to
with the message: "Request that I be added to your HLAA email list"
The "In Person" meeting, will be held at
Los Altos Christian Church
11900 Haines Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM
Meetings will include Captioning - Both In Person and with Zoom
Meetings will include Sign Language Interpreters - Both In Person and with Zoom
In Person meetings are "Looped"
Attend the meeting either way!!!
Videos of selected past meetings are available on the "Past Zoom mtg" page. CLICK HERE
Our "Resources" page has a wide variety of information ranging from Guidelines for Purchasing Hearing Aids to Medicines That Can Effect Your Hearing AND vidios of most of our informative Zoom meetings.
Tired of not being able to hear when you eat out!
YOU CAN HELP SOLVE THIS PROBLEM!
We encourage you to use the following smartphone application to both (1) measure the noise level at venues (restaurants, cafes, coffee/tea shops, bars) that you frequent and (2) search for quiet venues (where there are adequate measurements).
Check out this smartphone app!
Soundprint - Available for Android Devices or iPhone
Contribute - No Cost to You
Smith’s Community Rewards
Shop at Smith’s with their Rewards card, and Smith’s will make a donation to HLAA Albuquerque chapter. You get your usual rewards points.
Call (888) 444-8081, choose "Option 3" to sign up or re-enroll. Ask for "Hearing Loss Association Of America - Albuquerque Chapter". The "Not for Profit Organization" number for Smith’s is NC419.