OTTAWA, Aug. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Robillard Hearing Centres is excited to announce that JB and Julia Robillard will be travelling with Starkey Hearing Foundation to China to deliver the gift of hearing. The team will give away more than 12,000 of hearing aids to children and adults in need.
For 10 days, Robillard Hearing Centres will help the Starkey Hearing Foundation team of audiologists and staff, deliver 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 JB Robillard. "The Foundation is bringing understanding to people around the world through hearing care. We are honoured 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 Robillard Hearing Centres
Robillard Hearing Aid Centres has been providing the National Capital Region with quality hearing health care since 1958. Robillard's stewardship and longevity is testament to its unwavering focus on core principles that remain at the heart of the organization: integrity, dedication, and dignity. For 10 years running, from 2002 to 2012, Robillard Hearing Centres has been awarded Consumers Choice Award for Business Excellence.
Throughout its steady tenure, Robillard's proprietary recipe of attentive individual care and personal service is matched only by its studious concentration on state-of-the-art hearing technology. Recognized for its leadership in forging enduring relationships with the world's most innovative hearing instrument manufacturers, Robillard is often hand-picked for the examination and introduction of the most advanced hearing instruments available on the market today.
Even in the face of revolutionary hearing instrument breakthroughs, Robillard hearing health care is more than dispensing hearing instruments. It's grounded in responsibility, trust, and with an 'ear' trained on listening and understanding your particular issues. Robillard identifies the right solution for you.
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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.
Image with caption: "Bill Clinton and JB Robillard (CNW Group/Robillard Hearing Centres)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120802_C4578_PHOTO_EN_16601.jpg
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