Academy of Doctors of Audiology
A site for professionals and consumers alike with information about audiology and hearing aids. Founded in 1977 as the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists, the ADA changed its name in 2006 to the Academy of Doctors of Audiology.
Alexander Graham Bell Association
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention.
American Academy of Audiology
The nation’s largest audiology association with information for professionals and consumers on a variety of topics.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
The national certifying body for audiologists and speech-language pathologists, and accrediting body for academic programs. Has a great deal of consumer information.
American Society on Aging
General information on aging and the effects of aging on hearing.
American Tinnitus Association
Information on ringing in the ears (tinnitus) for professionals and consumers.
Association of Late-Deafened Adults
An organization founded specifically for those whose severe-to-profound hearing loss began late in life. You can join this organization.
Audiology Foundation of America
The AFA is an organization for audiologists that focuses on the further education of audiologists through the Doctor of Audiology degree.
Better Hearing Institute
A consumer-oriented website with useful information on hearing loss, tinnitus and balance disorders.
Hands & Voices
Hands & Voices is a nationwide non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families and their children who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as the professionals who serve them.
Inforrmation for consumers from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.
H.E.A.R. – Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers
A non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness off the real dangers of repeated exposure to excessive noise levels which can lead to permanent, and sometimes debilitating, hearing loss and tinnitus. For musicians, music fans, and anyone needing help with their hearing.
Hearing Health Magazine
A subscription-only magazine designed for people who experience any degree of hearing loss, tinnitus, or other ear disorder. This site allows you to subscribe.
Subscribe to The Hearing Journal through the above link for free.
Hearing Loss Association of America
Formerly called SHHH (Self-Helf for Hard of Hearing) is a non-profit membership-driven organization dedicated to well-being of all individuals with hearing loss. The largest international organization of its kind. Memberships are available here.
Hearing Loss in Children
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
How to care for elderly adults with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Includes caregiver wellness information, including information on properly dealing with stress, etc.
Microtia and Aural Atresia
Treatment of patients with congenital absence of the external ear using a novel reconstruction method developed by a plastic surgeon in Idaho which dramatically reduces the number of operations needed.
Military Audiology Association
This site is dedicated to the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss.
National Association of the Deaf
A list of available resources for seniors who are deaf or hard of hearing. The list includes independent living and residential facilities in each state.
National Council on the Aging
A searchable website full of information on aging, including age-related hearing loss.
National Health Council
A searchable website full of information about a variety of health-related issues, including hearing loss.
National Hearing Conservation Association
This organization strives to prevent hearing loss due to noise and other environmental factors in all sectors of society. Memberships are available.
National Institute on Deafness
The NID(CD) is is part of the National Institutes of Health. This site provides information about recent research and other aspects of hearing loss.
Safety at Home for Seniors
This page addresses several aspects of senior safety, including home security, medical emergencies, and online safety.
Searchwave: Hearing Loss/Audiology Search
This is an extremely comprehensive search engine for consumers and professionals. You can find information on just about any ear-related topic here.