December 8, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: DOMENIC POLERA

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Domenic Polera Nominated by: Faten Bawab. ListenUP! Canada in Scarborough, ON “I would always hear the wrong things at weddings or when my wife […]
December 8, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: KENNETH AMBLER

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Kenneth Ambler Nominated by: Jackie Brosius. HearingLife in Edmonton, AB “Go get hearing aids! You will feel better and hear better. You will feel […]
December 8, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: STEVEN ALBOROUGH

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Steven Alborough Nominated by: Nicole Pottinger. ListenUP! Canada in Keswick, ON “With these hearing aids, my life will be normal. I’ll be able to […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: EVAN SANDE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Evan Sande Nominated by: Dawn Ashe. HearingLife in Edmonton, AB “By receiving this award, I can experience sounds with the latest technology without worrying […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: REUBEN PICKERING

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Reuben Pickering Nominated by: Darryl Walker. HearingLife in Vernon, BC “Being a recipient of this award is like receiving an organ! Hopefully, it will […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: CAROLE WILKINSON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Carole Wilkinson Nominated by: Nina Sadra. HearingLife in West Vancouver, BC “After being chosen as a recipient, which is a huge honour, I can […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JAMES MCCONNELL

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: James McConnell Nominated by: Hanine El-Chanti. ListenUP! Canada in Toronto, ON “I’m shocked and thankful. I will be able to talk to my family […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: GEORGE MONTROY

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: George Montroy Nominated by: Judy Shanahan. ListenUP! Canada in Orillia, ON “Being a recipient of this award is going to make a big difference […]
December 1, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: KASHMYR JOY T. CASTRO

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Kashmyr Joy T. Castro Nominated by: Joe Burns. ListenUP! Canada in Toronto, ON “This award will help me to hear people more clearly. It […]
December 1, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: LINDA PERRODOU

It is commonly known that hearing loss can make it hard to understand conversations in noisy environments and can also cause one to frequently ask others […]
November 20, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: BARBARA MABEL EAR

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Barbara Mabel Ear Nominated by: Christina Cassidy. HearingLife in West Springs, AB “I am so grateful. No one has ever helped me like this […]
November 16, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: LISA BERGEN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Lisa Bergen Nominated by: Kayla Kostiuk. Prairie Hearing Centre in Grande Prairie, AB “Don’t sit on the fence if you think you have hearing […]
November 16, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: DAVID HEATH

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: David Heath Nominated by: Irene Chung. ListenUP! Canada in Etobicoke, ON “These hearing aids are amazing. I wish I had known about this award […]
November 16, 2017

LISTENUP! CANADA: PENNY ALEXOPOULOS

Name: Penny Alexopoulos Location: Hearing Aid Practitioner at ListenUP! Canada, North York, ON “The most satisfying aspect of my job is seeing a client’s eyes light […]
November 10, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: SHIRLEY LUTYNSKI

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Shirley Lutynski Nominated by: Kathy Petlicka. ListenUP! Canada in Peterborough, ON “ With my new hearing aids, I will be able to hear the […]
November 10, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: CHEYANNE BEERS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Cheyanne Beers Nominated by: Frank Lee. HearingLife in Edmonton, AB “Hearing loss can happen to anybody at any time and hearing aids are not […]
November 6, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: SHYANN PENNER

Shyann Penner was nominated by Jennifer Hutchingame at the HearingLife clinic in Red Deer to receive a brand new pair of hearing aids thanks to the […]
October 27, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JOHN DAVID MORGAN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: John David Morgan Nominated by: Andrea Sloan. ListenUP! Canada in Hamilton, ON “I am very thankful to the Campaign for Better Hearing for your […]
October 27, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: FRANCES HARDY

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Frances Hardy Nominated by: Reem Shami. ListenUP! Canada in York Mills, ON “With this award, life is 100% better. My neighbours in my apartment […]
October 20, 2017

HEARINGLIFE: JENNIFER PANTELUK

Name: Jennifer Panteluk Location: Hearing Aid Practitioner at HearingLife, Edmonton North, AB “The best part of my job is seeing how hearing aids can change someone’s […]
October 13, 2017

CAN HEARING LOSS LEAD TO DEAFNESS?

Although the nature of hearing loss can change over time, deafness is generally not the ultimate result. There are some important differences between deafness and hearing […]
October 13, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: DONNA GORDON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Donna Gordon Nominated by: Penny Alexopoulos. ListenUP! Canada in Thornhill, ON “Being a recipient of this award is going to make my life so […]
October 13, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: KATHY KEZAR

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Katy Kezar Nominated by: Veronica Lopes and Kelley Keene. ListenUP! Canada in Lindsay, ON “For those sitting on the fence about getting their hearing […]
October 13, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JOAN KASCHOR

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Joan Kaschor Nominated by: Murray Smith. Keystone Hearing Aid Centre in Brandon, MB “Please get your hearing checked out and get hearing aids if […]
October 6, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ANNA MICHALAK

Anna Michalak received a set of new hearing aids thanks to the Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-back program. The Give-back program awards hearing aids to those […]
October 4, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: OLUSOLA OMOLEYE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Olusola Omoleye Nominated by: Anne Bateman. HearingLife Canada in Winkler, MB “Being a recipient of this award is something that is beyond my imagination […]
September 22, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ROMANA MIKULASTIKOVA

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Romana Mikulastikova Nominated by: Petya Koleva. HearingLife Canada in North Vancouver, BC “How will this award change my life? I’ll be able to hear […]
September 22, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: PHILLIP BUCK

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Phillip Buck Nominated by: Jennifer Van Dyke. ListenUP! Canada in Simcoe, Ontario “Being able to now hear will improve the quality of my life. […]
September 22, 2017

LISTENUP! CANADA: SONYA VEENSTRA

Name: Sonya Veenstra Location: Hearing Instrument Specialist at ListenUP! Canada in Woodstock, ON “The most satisfying aspect of my job is knowing that I am putting […]
September 13, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: ANNA MICHALAK

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Anna Michalak Nominated by: Wieslaw Chmielewski. ListenUP! Canada in Mississauga (Clarkson), ON “As tempting as it can be to deny the problem of having […]
September 13, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MARYANNE SHEPPARD

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Maryanne Sheppard Nominated by: Melissa Attalla. ListenUP! Canada in Hamilton, ON “These new hearing aids will allow me to engage in conversations better. I […]
September 8, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ITAYI GIFT BUNHU

Itayi Gift Bunhu, a beneficiary of the Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-back program, held back tears while being fitted for a brand new set of hearing […]
September 6, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: MARY JONNOP

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Mary Jonnop Nominated by: Zofia Wald-Mroz. ListenUP! Canada in Ottawa, ON “With these hearing aids, I will be able to hear at medical appointments […]
August 25, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: WINSTON WILSON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Winston Wilson Nominated by: Irene Chung. ListenUP! Canada in Etobicoke (Sherway), ON “I was missing too many sounds, conversations and telephone calls with family […]
August 25, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: SARAH COUSTON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Sarah Couston Nominated by: Meagan Reid. HearingLife Canada in Acadia, AB “With these hearing aids, I will be able to hear a whole other […]
August 25, 2017

CANADIAN HEARING CARE: KRISSY MCLELLAN

Name: Krissy Mclellan Location: Hearing Aid Practictioner at Canadian Hearing Care, Thorncliffe, AB “I want to help re-connect people who have been missing the simple joys […]
August 17, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: IRENE ROBERTSON

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Irene Robertson Nominated by: Chris Madden. ListenUP! Canada in Carleton Place, ON “Get your hearing tested. You will be sorry if you wait and […]
August 10, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JOSH WAGLER

Although Josh Wagler suffers from hearing loss, some of his greatest concerns are how his hearing loss affects other people. “Wherever I go, there is always […]
August 9, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: KATHY DERBYSHIRE

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Kathy Derbyshire Nominated by: Candice Vande Wetering. ListenUP! Canada in Strathroy, ON “As a single mom, these hearing aids will help me do more […]
August 9, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: KARLY DAVIS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Karly Davis Nominated by: Cindy Thurston. St. Vital Hearing Centre in Winnipeg, MB “I was so excited when I got my hearing aids that […]
August 8, 2017

4 WAYS ALCOHOL CAN AFFECT YOUR HEARING

Nausea, vision impairment and hangovers are common symptoms of excessive alcohol consumption, but alcohol also affects our hearing in at least four ways that we may […]
July 28, 2017

LLOYDMINSTER HEARING CENTRE: PAM WOLFE

Name: Pam Wolfe Location: Hearing Aid Practitioner at Lloydminster Hearing Centre, Lloydminster, Alberta “Hearing Loss takes us away from people, but with the Campaign for Better […]
July 18, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: AMANDA HODGES

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Amanda Hodges Nominated by: Murray Smith. Keystone Hearing Aid Centre in Brandon, MB “Being a recipient of this award will allow me to be […]
July 14, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JORDAN WALLACE

For every free hearing test taken with the Campaign for Better Hearing’s sponsors, $4.00 is donated to provide hearing aids to those who need them, but […]
July 6, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: CRESTA CULVER

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Cresta Culver Nominated by: Cheryl Galloway. Canadian Hearing Care in Penticton, BC “Being a recipient of this award has already made a difference in […]
July 4, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: CHRISTOPHER BRODERICK

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Christopher Broderick Nominated by: Kristen St. Louis. ListenUP! Canada in Tecumseh, ON “ Get your hearing tested! I can’t believe the difference these hearing […]
June 30, 2017

KEYSTONE HEARING AID CENTRE: MURRAY SMITH

Name: Murray Smith Location: Hearing Instrument Specialist at Keystone Hearing Aid Centre, Brandon, Manitoba “I say to all of my peers be a part of this […]
June 26, 2017

CAN TINNITUS AFFECT MY HEARING TEST?

Often referred to as ‘ringing in the ears’, tinnitus can be many different types of sound such as hissing, chirping, or wooshing and is a symptom […]
June 21, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: BERNICE RABEN

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Bernice Raben Nominated by: Brad Walker. ListenUP! Canada in Grimsby, ON “ Oh my, I have no idea how to express the thankfulness I […]
June 21, 2017

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: JOY BRENNEIS

CAMPAIGN AMBASSADOR: Joy Brenneis Nominated by: Katherine Forgues. Anderson Hearing Centres in Edmonton, AB “I feel very lucky. These new hearing aids will make my job […]