Recycle Your Oticon Hearing Devices & Join Our Community of Caring

Not sure what to do with hearing devices that are no longer needed? We invite you to join our community of caring by donating gently used Oticon hearing devices through our recycling program. The program aims to secure donations of hearing devices to support hearing care professionals in their humanitarian missions. We invite patients and hearing care professionals to donate by simply locating our recycling boxes at a clinic. The colorful display boxes include donation envelopes to capture donor Read More »

Dr. Mary Kay Brings the Gift of Hearing to the Philippines

To whom much is given, much is required.  This is a creed that Dr. Mary Kay Uchmanowicz, an audiologist from Rhode Island, has lived by. This creed has inspired her mission to bring the gift of hearing to those in need. "Hearing problems affect communication, and I want to help people improve their communication." Since 2006, Dr. Mary Kay has been taking trips to the Philippines every two years, bringing her skills, hearing aids, and hope to hundreds of people. She is currently preparing Read More »

Goodbye Project Amazon 2015

As we begin to ready ourselves for 2016, we say goodbye to Project Amazon 2015 that brought us to Parintins, Brazil to bring sustainable hearing care to those in need. Our last day in Parintins was bittersweet. We ate our final breakfast, packed up our belongings and went straight to the hammocks for our last bit of relaxation before our long day of travel. We said our goodbyes to everyone, Liu (our wonderful cook), Vanessa (the clinic receptionist), and Rildo. Not to mention our driver (and Read More »