Better Hearing Australia (Vic) Inc is a not-for-profit charity providing independent, professional information, advice and services on all aspects of hearing loss management to the community free of charge. We are government funded and all our services are free. Our services include individual hearing loss management including free hearing tests, choosing a service provider, types and features of hearing aids, consumer protection related to the purchase of hearing aids and other technology, advice and demonstrations of assistive technology, with or without the use of hearing aids, for telephone use; personal listening, television, radio and music reception; safety and alerting signals and communication strategies. We also provide hearing loss management and hearing awareness workshops, training and information sessions to education institutions, professionals, community groups, individuals and other organisations, hearing conservation advice, tinnitus information and manage Victoria’s only Hearing Aid Bank which enables some people with hearing loss on low incomes to be fitted with a free reconditioned hearing aid.
For more information please visit our website: www.betterhearing.org.au