For some, living without the ability to hear clearly can be extremely exhausting and challenging. For Anna Voz, a 42-year-old wife and mother of two, this challenge was a significant part of her everyday life.
The Department of Hearing and Speech at the University of Kansas Medical Center has been selected to be the national hearing aid collection center for a new program called, the National Hearing Aid Project.
Are you interested in taking part in the National Hearing Aid Project? You can help by participating in a grassroots activity that will help collect hearing aids of any age or condition to be refurbished and given to qualified recipients of the project.
The sense of hearing is a powerful gift, which many people take for granted. In many instances, it is not until people begin to experience difficulties with their auditory perception before they start to realize its true value.