RESOURCES

Below are several valuable organizations that are committed to helping SoundPrint raise noise pollution awareness and find quieter spots – check them out!

 


 

 

The goal of the nonprofit Ear Peace Foundation is to raise awareness of Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) among young people and motivate them to take simple and effective measures to protect their hearing.


 

 

Organization concerned about the impact of noise on health, environment, learning, productivity and quality of life. A very good resource for all things quiet-related.


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GrowNYC has responded to questions about noise including noisy restaurants for thirty years. It also directs readers to articles about the impacts of noise on mental and physical health, including hearing loss.


WCC, located in Silicon Valley, is committed to teaching children to listen, speak and learn. Their mission is to leverage early diagnosis, intervention and comprehensive parent training to help children with hearing loss reach their full potential.


 

Quiet Ann Arbor is the first Quiet chapter in the United States. The Mission is to encourage quieter and pleasant shared spaces for all individuals including those with noise sensitive conditions such as hearing deficits, ADHD, and autism.


Hearing Loss Association of America

Organization that represents people with hearing loss and provides assistance and resources to learn about how to adjust to living with hearing loss.


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An online community in the UK where people share info on how loud or quiet restaurants they have visited are. A great way to voice frustration with increasingly loud restaurants. Join their Facebook group and share your experience via social media with the hashtag #DecibelSquad. 

 


Living With Hearing Loss | A Hearing Loss Blog

An excellent blog for people with hearing loss. I refer many of my normal hearing friends here to better understand the daily experience of being hearing impaired.


 

 

 

Educates and promotes awareness of damage to our hearing caused by continued exposure to loud sounds


 

 

Mission is to prevent and cure hearing loss and tinnitus via groundbreaking research and to promote hearing health


 

 

 

For over the past three decades, The Children’s Hearing Institute has helped improve the lives of children with hearing loss and their families through pioneering research, education, and therapeutic efforts.


Silencity

Silencity is a wonderful site dedicated to examining sound, noise, and the impact of noise pollution on health and well being. We recommend subscribing to their newsletter as we read all their posts.