Advocate Addresses Misconceptions about People with Hearing Loss

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Janice Schacter Lintz

Janice Schacter Lintz has dedicated her life to raising awareness about hearing loss and accommodations that help facilitate inclusive experiences for this population. In 2002, she founded Hearing Access Program, an organization that helps the world’s corporations, cultural and entertainment institutions, government agencies, and mass transit organizations improve their accessibility for people with hearing loss.

Janice is the author of “17 Misconceptions about People with Hearing Loss.” This article can serve as a valuable resource to museums and other cultural institutions as they initiate efforts to enhance accessibility. Access the article here. Email Janice Schacter Lintz at Janiceslintz@gmail.com