The Hearing Loss Clinic Joins Starkey Hearing Foundation To Deliver the Gift of Hearing
CALGARY, July 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The Hearing Loss Clinic is excited to announce that Travis and Sabrina Rhodes will be traveling with Starkey Hearing Foundation to China to deliver the gift of hearing. The team will give away more than 6,000 hearing aids to children and adults in need.
For 10 days, The Hearing Loss Clinic will help the Starkey Hearing Foundation team of audiologists and staff delivers the gift of hearing by fitting each of the recipients with their very own custom-made, hearing device.
"We are so excited to be joining Starkey Hearing Foundation on this mission," said Travis Rhodes. "The Foundation is bringing understanding to people around the world through hearing care. We here at The Hearing Loss Clinic are honored to do our part in delivering the gift of hearing to those in need."
Starkey Hearing Foundation's China mission is just one of the many missions that are conducted throughout the year to deliver the gift of hearing around the world. As a member of President Clinton's Global Initiative, Starkey Hearing Foundation has pledged to fit one million hearing aids by the end of the decade.
About The Hearing Loss Clinic
The Hearing Loss Clinic Inc. has been serving Southern Alberta and the East Kootenays since the early 1990's. Our clinics are located in Calgary and Okotoks, Alberta as well as Cranbrook and Creston, British Columbia.
The mission of The Hearing Loss Clinic Inc. is to make a positive difference in the lives of those with hearing impairment. Our goal is to deliver client-centered hearing healthcare and comprehensive solutions for better hearing to assist our clients in achieving their highest potential as they strive for confidence and effectiveness in their communications with others. We are committed to ongoing continuing education, providing the latest in hearing technology, delivering excellent personal customer service and serving our clients needs with compassion and understanding.
For more information or to set up an appointment with The Hearing Loss Clinic, please call (403) 289-3290 or visit www.hearingloss.ca.
About Starkey Hearing Foundation
Starkey Hearing Foundation is striving to foster greater understanding among individuals and communities through hearing care by focusing on awareness, education, protection and treatment, so the world may hear. Hearing loss affects one in 10 Americans, and 63 million children worldwide, yet many do not have access to the hearing devices that can help them. From 2000 to 2010, Starkey Hearing Foundation fit more than 500,000 hearing aids to people in need in the U.S. and around the world. The Foundation has grown that commitment to more than 100,000 hearing aids annually, and as a member of President Clinton's Global Initiative, it has pledged to fit 1 million hearing aids this decade. In addition to giving the gift of hearing through worldwide hearing missions, Starkey Hearing Foundation promotes hearing health awareness through the Listen Carefully initiative and provides hearing instruments to low-income Americans through the Hear Now program. For more information on Starkey Hearing Foundation, visit www.starkeyhearingfoundation.org.For further information: