Privacy Policy

The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is committed to protecting the privacy of its visitors. Information gathered through the HLAA Kentucky Chapters website ( is used to monitor our site’s effectiveness and to respond to your questions and requests.

Opinions expressed in articles appearing on this website are those of the author. Mention of goods or services in advertisements or articles does not imply HLAA endorsement, nor should exclusion suggest disapproval.

Financial Information You Choose to Provide

If you choose to make an online donation or payment, you will be asked to provide your credit card billing information. As this information is collected and transferred over the internet to a secure server, it is encrypted using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, the industry standard security technology that is designed to protect sensitive information.

If you are making a donation or payment, the credit card information that you provide at the time of the donation or payment is used only to process your donation or payment and will not be used for any other purposes.

What Information Do We Collect And How Do We Use It?

Through this website, we collect information about the domain name (i.e., .com, .net, .edu, .gov) of a visitor’s server (the name of the internet service provider’s computer that funnels traffic to the internet) but use it only for measurement purposes. These measurements provide website statistics, such as the number of visitors, “hits” and most visited pages. Knowing how the site is used helps us improve the user’s experience. The data we collect are totals of those visiting from a domain and not information on individual visitors. These statistics do not reveal personal information.

We do not automatically collect email addresses or other personal information unless you provide it. You will be given the option to unsubscribe from receiving email notifications from us at any time. 

The Hearing Loss Association of America does not sell, trade, or rent personal information about its website visitors, members, or donors.

We never share your information with companies advertising their products or services.

When you make a donation online, we will ask for your name, email address, mailing address, credit card number, and the credit card expiration date. This allows us to process, fulfill, and acknowledge your order, membership, or donation. Secure server software encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us.

You may receive periodic mailings from HLAA by U.S. mail. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please email and provide your full name, mailing address and a note requesting deletion of your postal information from our files. You can also mail this information to us at:

6116 Executive Blvd., Suite 320 
Rockville, MD 20852

By using the Hearing Loss Association of America Kentucky Chapters website, you consent to the collection and use of the information described above.

Any changes to this policy will be posted.