CHHA-BC is a consumer-based, non-profit, self-help organization working with hard of hearing consumers and their support networks to decrease isolation and remove barriers by providing: supportive environments, education, resources, referrals and advocacy.
We encourage hard of hearing persons to take individual and collective responsibility for their growth and development. We foster the development of social, educational, technical and employment environments, enabling hard of hearing persons to achieve their full potential. We provide Hospital Kits for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to Hospitals, Health Professionals and consumers. We promote the development of, and the accessibility to, technical aids and other services and facilities for hard of hearing persons. We promote education of the general public, social institutions, professionals and hard of hearing people themselves, about hearing related problems and available solutions through workshops, events and drop in programs.