The Hearing Aid Tax Credit is endorsed by nearly every major hearing healthcare organization and advocacy group. Some of the largest include:
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and over. AARP is dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all as we age.
- A.G. Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (A.G. Bell)
A.G. Bell is a support network for children and adults with hearing loss, their families and the professionals that work with them. Through advocacy, education, research, and financial aid, AG Bell helps to ensure that every child and adult with hearing loss has the opportunity to listen, talk, and thrive in mainstream society.
- Academy of Doctors of Audiology
The Academy of Doctors of Audiology is dedicated to the advancement of practitioner excellence, high ethical standards, professional autonomy and sound business practices in the provision of quality audiologic care.
- American Academy of Audiology
With over 11,000 members, the Academy is the world’s largest professional organization of, by, and for audiologists. The Academy promotes quality hearing and balance care by advancing the profession of audiology through leadership, advocacy, education, public awareness, and support of research.
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
ASHA is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 166,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students.
- Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) (formerly SHHH)
HLAA is the nation’s largest organization for people with hearing loss. HLAA exists to open the world of communication for people with hearing loss through information, education, advocacy, and support.
- Hearing Industries Association
HIA is the organization that represents the companies that manufacture more than 90% of hearing aids sold in the U.S., as well as their suppliers.
- Hearing Network Alliance (HNA)
HNA, a division of the National Association of Specialty Health Organizations (NASHO), represents hearing care networks and plans who serve the rapidly growing population of Americans suffering from hearing loss
- International Hearing Society (IHS)
IHS is the professional association of hearing aid dispensing professionals, primarily comprised of hearing aid specialists, who are state licensed professionals who test hearing, fit, and dispense hearing aids, and provide associated rehabilitation and counseling.
- Songs for Sound
Songs for Sound is a non-profit that conducts free hearing screenings and education on hearing protection and how to address hearing loss at major events such as concerts, air shows and at rural schools, YMCAs and other venues to reach adults/children with untreated hearing loss.