Visit the following sites for more information:
Alexander Graham Bell Association
Organization providing advocacy and education for parents of hard of hearing children, professionals and individuals. Strong emphasis on the auditory/oral approach of learning.
American Academy of Audiology (AAA)
Consumer resources on topics such as hearing, hearing loss, hearing aids, assistive hearing technology, noise induced hearing loss, etc. This site features a discussion list.
American Institute of Balance
Specialty center for the evaluation and treatment of dizziness and balance disorders. A consumer home page includes a reference library on the causes of dizziness and treatment options.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Site with consumer information on speech and language disorders, swallowing and voice problems, hearing loss and treatment options. Also has "find an audiologist/speech pathologist" search feature.
American Tinnitus Association (ATA)
This site features information on tinnitus, or ringing/hissing/buzzing in the ears. It includes current research on tinnitus as well as additional resources and frequently asked questions.
Balance Solutions of Central Minnesota
Local center for the identification and treatment of dizziness and balnce disorders.
Family Support Connection
Provides information and support to families of deaf and hard of hearing children.
Hearing Loss Association of America
This organization provides advocacy, education and support for hard of hearing individuals. Their goal is to enhance quality of life for people with hearing loss through resources, technology, annual conventions and local membership chapters.
National Association of the Deaf
Organization promoting the Deaf culture and history. Focus on a manual means of communication through American Sign Language. Information on certification of ASL interpreters and youth leadership opportunities.
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Information base for hearing, ear diseases and deafness.