As we begin our 2016-2017 fiscal year, we are looking toward the future and considering our plans for program expansion and potential growth. Our donors play a critical role in our abilities as an organization – offering support for our outreach, time as volunteers, feedback on our services, and much more. We would like to […]
Silicon Valley Gives on May 3rd!
Silicon Valley Gives is an online giving day that supports nonprofit organizations in San Mateo, Santa Clara, San Francisco and San Benito counties. On May 3, the Hearing and Speech Center will join together with hundreds of nonprofits to unite our community in the act of giving. This is a great opportunity to spread the word […]
The Hearing and Speech Center is on YouTube!
We are excited to kick off a new series of videos, featuring staff and community members talking about their connection with the Center and our programs. New videos will be released on an ongoing basis in the coming months – stay tuned! Videos (click on links for captioned versions on YouTube): Giving Back – Two of […]
New App Shows When Environmental Noise is Putting You at Risk
Have you ever wondered how loud your immediate environment is? Have you ever struggled to find a restaurant that is quiet enough to enjoy dinner & conversation? Lessersound is an application that helps you in both situations. Using your iPhone, the Lessersound application allows you to capture the decibel level of your immediate environment, gives […]
99 and Thriving
We are pleased to announce the Hearing and Speech Center’s 2016 Annual Dinner, 99 and Thriving, which will take place on Thursday, April 21 at the St. Francis Yacht Club. This event will celebrate the ability and importance of healthy hearing and communication to keep us young at heart and active as we age. The […]
You’re Invited to a Community Education Seminar!
Friday, November 13, 10:30am 1234 Divisadero Street, San Francisco Hearing care is healthcare! Hearing loss is the 3rd most common physical condition in the U.S. and has been linked to other serious health issues, such as dementia, depression, and increased risk of falling. Yet, the average person with hearing loss waits 7 years before […]
Share the love as we turn 99! Why does HSC matter to YOU?
99 Reasons How has the Hearing and Speech Center made a difference in your life? In 2016, the Hearing and Speech Center celebrates its 99th anniversary! As part the build-up to our festivities next year, we are asking our supporters to tell us a little more about why we are important to them. We want to catalog 99 […]
Pac Heights Wine & Food Festival benefits the Hearing and Speech Center!
The Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California is proud to be the beneficiary of this year’s Pac Heights Wine & Food Festival! The festival includes four days of wine and food, all for a good cause. From Thursday, September 17-Sunday, September 20, ticket holders will participate in cooking classes, private dinner with celebrity chefs, […]
People Are Talking – Check out our Summer Newsletter!
The Hearing and Speech Center Summer 2015 Newsletter is out! This issue celebrates education – in and out of the classroom – and those people and services who help us provide learning opportunities to our children and families! Summer 2015
Free class for parents and families!
The Hearing and Speech Center’s Audiology and Speech programs are excited to offer a class about pediatric hearing loss and speech therapy! This series of HEAR U (Hearing Education And Rehabilitation) covers pediatric audiology and speech/language services. This class will help guide you through the resources available for children with communication needs, and we will […]