Welcome Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA)


With a month left from the IFHOH Congress, it is with great pleasure of the Board to announce that Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is the newest member of IFHOHYP.  We are excited to connect with the young adults, whom we will have lots to learn from their diverse experiences, over the course of Congress in Washington D.C.  We also look forward to informing them of the work that IFHOHYP does and hope to inspire them to join our cause for educational awareness on the needs of hard ofMore…

May 23rd, 2016 | 6:47 pm | Bowen Tang

IFHOHYP Summer Newsletter 2016

Fresh off the press!!! Check out our 2nd newsletter of the year!!! Information about Summer Camp included too!  Thank you to our wonderful Newsletter team: Ece (Turkey), Irina (Russia) and Cagri (Turkey).

May 23rd, 2016 | 6:26 pm | Bowen Tang

Summer Camp 2016

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SUMMERCAMP 2016! Are you a young person between the age of 18 and 35 and hard of hearing? Do you want to meet other young people like yourself? Then come to Denmark in the beginning of August and join us at this year’s coolest SUMMERCAMP! Register here!

April 10th, 2016 | 1:15 am | Bowen Tang

AGM 2015 Minutes


We have just published the minutes of IFHOHYP Annual General Meeting 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands. You can view all AGM minutes under the Activities, Annual General Meetings menu.  We apologize for the lateness as it took longer than expected to obtain signatures which is required to be present in the Minutes.

April 10th, 2016 | 1:13 am | Bowen Tang

Call for Articles – Spring Newsletter 2016

The Newsletter Team is calling for articles to be published in the next issue. Share your story! Inspire others! Deadline is April 10th 2016. Please send articles and photos separately to newsletter@ifhohyp.org.calls for newsletters

February 7th, 2016 | 1:06 am | Bowen Tang

IFHOHYP Newsletter Winter 2016

Fresh off the press!!! Check out our 1st newsletter of the year!!! Information about Summer Camp included too!  Thank you to our wonderful Newsletter team: Ece (Turkey), Irina (Russia) and Cagri (Turkey).


We are always looking for awesome articles.  Share your story with us.  Deadline for next submission is February 28th 2016.  Don’t miss out!

January 23rd, 2016 | 11:37 pm | Bowen Tang

IFHOH Congress + IFHOHYP AGM 2016

AGM 2016 Flyer

Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) and International Federation Hard of Hearing (IFHOH) welcome all members of International Federation of Hard of Hearing Young People (IFHOHYP) and all other hard of hearing young people to their annual Convention and International Congress in Washington, D.C., USA from June 23rd to 26th, 2016. IFHOHYP will have an Annual General Meeting on June 26th.

Preliminary Programme and Arrivals/Departures

From June 23rd to 25th there will be activities and workshops, presented in English, hosted by HLAA and IFHOH. Topics covered include Advocacy Issues; AssistiveMore…

January 23rd, 2016 | 11:24 pm | Bowen Tang

Invitation to “Challenge Life” Weekend and AGM 2015


Dear valued members,


After much anticipation, we are pleased to announce that our 2015 Annual General Meeting will take place November 29th, 2015 preceded by a 2-day programme on November 27th & 28th in Amsterdam, Netherlands, hosted by our Dutch hard of hearing organization for young people: Sh-Jong and Hoormij.  An official invitation is attached, which you will find detailed information about activities and other important items.  Please fill out a registration form, also attached here, and submit to us at boardmember@ifhohyp.org by September 27th, 2015 at the latest.



August 27th, 2015 | 4:03 pm | Bowen Tang

1st Joint Board and Committees Meeting

On the 1st of August 2015, IFHOHYP has reached a milestone in which, for the first time in its history, a joint meeting between the Board and the Committees took place in Brussels, Belgium. There are a total of 13 participants from 9 countries: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Turkey, and Tunisia.  Click here to read more!


August 22nd, 2015 | 2:17 pm | Bowen Tang

Action Plan 2015 of IFHOHYP

IFHOHYP continues to be an advocate to represent the views and interests of hard of hearing young people on European and International levels, through attendance at events, meetings, trainings, and communication with various institutions. In addition, this work programme aims to address other important goals such as being transparent in our dissemination of information through our communication platforms, Communication, expansion of the organization towards Asia, North and South America, and the overall inclusion of hard of hearing young people.

You can download Action Plan 2015 here.

May 13th, 2015 | 6:08 am | Alper Coskun