Important Notice – the August 15th meeting had been postponed to October 17, same time, same place.
Did you know that our Oakmont facilities have built-in provisions for hearing loss? At our next HEARS meeting, 4 PM October 17 East Rec, you will learn about “The Loop” and “Listen Everywhere” from Jane Gyorgy and Gail Berkowitz, and how to use them. This is the new, replacement date for our August 15th meeting. You will learn how use OVA facilities, which aid those with hearing loss. I, Rich Osborne, can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
To use Listen Everywhere, please download the app to your phone before the meeting (see screenshot below) and bring your ear pods to the meeting. Also, you will be connecting to the venue’s Wi-Fi: OVA Guest, Password: OVA4fr33! (The Wi-Fi information is posted in all the venues, so don’t worry if you forget it)
If you need help downloading an App, come to the meeting where Jane will show you how.
The HEARS Club mission is to help Oakmont residents deal with the commonly shared issue of hearing loss. The HEARS club strategies are to:
• Conduct informational meetings on hearing issues and state-of-the-art equipment
• Publish articles on hearing related issues in the Oakmont News
Distribute information on hearing issues
• Help Oakmont meeting and activity leaders to achieve healthy hearing environments, e.g., Captions
• Advocate for improved OVA facilities and services including audio systems, room acoustics and arrangements.