These meetings are held 3 times a year on the third Monday of the month at the Summerhill Retirement Residence 135 W 15th ST, North Vancouver. Those months are April, June,  and our September AGM.

CHHA-North Shore Branch invites a notable guest speaker to address a variety of topics relating to seniors and to issues relating to hearing loss. The meetings are open to people of all ages and are free. The meetings are popular and well attended and people come away from them well informed.

The meetings start at 7 pm and are generally an hour long.  Refreshments are served after the meetings.
Underground parking is available.

These inperson meetings have been cancelled until further notice due the COVID-19 restrictions.

However, CHHA-NSB is pleased to announce that we will continue these meetings via Zoom.  Our first meeting was Monday, February 15, 2021 at 7 pm.  Ken Jones gave a very informative talk about tinnitus:  “Tinnitus-nothing you can do about it. FALSE”. 

Our second Zoom meeting was Monday, April 19, 2021 at 7 pm.  Lisa Dillon Edgett, Ph.D, RAUD, Aud,(C),  Instructor at Vancouver Community College spoke on “Living Successfully with Hearing Loss”.  The meeting was well attended, very lively and very informative.

Our third Zoom meeting was held on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 7 pm.   Lorienne Jenstad, Ph.D, Associate Professor, School of Audiology & Speech Sciences at UBC spoke on “What’s up Doc?  What Consumers Want Their Audiologist to Explain to Them During Hearing Aid Verification”.  The meeting was very informative and thought provoking.

Our fourth Zoom meeting was held on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 7 pm.  Ted Clegg, owner of ALDS, Inc., supplier of Assistive Devices for the Hard of Hearing spoke on “Bridging the Gap:  The Five W’s and one H of Amplified Listening Devices”.

Our fifth Zoom meeting was held on Monday, February 21, 2022 at 7pm.  This was a  “Sound Advice”  workshop hosted by Flo Spratt and Hugh Hetherington.  The meeting  was well attended and addressed individual concerns about hearing loss.

Our sixth Zoom meeting was held on Monday, April 25, 2022 at 7pm.  Our guest speaker was Neil Bauman, Ph.D, owner of the website .  His topic was  “Hearing Loss at the Crossroads:  We want to Choose the Right Path-So Why do We Often Choose the Wrong One? ”   For more information please look at the following pdf: Summerhill April 2022 Meeting Info

Our next Zoom meeting will be Monday, June 20, 2022 at 7pm.  Returning as guest speaker is Neil Bauman, Ph.D, owner of the website .  His topic will be “Hypersensitive to Sound-Your Questions Answered”.  

The meeting will be conducted in English.  Please note that “Live Transcription/Closed Captioning”  will be enabled on the Zoom meeting.

For further information call 604-922-5222.  To request an invitation to join the Zoom meeting please email

Poster to print (PDF):     June 2022 poster

Please note that Neil Bauman will also speak at the June 20, 2022 meeting.  His topic will be “Hypersensitive to Sound” -the original topic for the April meeting.  More info to come.  We will post a flyer with details about the next meeting as soon as information is available.