Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Donations
Used or unwanted hearing aids or cochlear implants in any condition are gratefully accepted as donations by The Center for Hearing and Speech. Some of our donated aids and implants are often employed as teaching tools, either in demonstrations for parents and professionals, or in presentations to the public.
Who are our hearing aid donors?
• The relatives of hearing aid and cochlear implant users who have passed away
• People who have purchased new aids and do not feel the need to keep the old ones
• People who have received cochlear implants and therefore do not need the aid(s) anymore
What are the tax benefits?
Your hearing aid donation is valued at is the fair market value at the time of the gift. In order to determine the value of your donation, you will need to contact the manufacturer of your hearing aid. We will mail you a receipt confirming the number of hearing aids donated along with the provided fair market value.
Where to mail them or drop them off?
Please package and mail the hearing aids you wish to donate, along with your name and address, to:
Dr. Jennifer Wickesberg
The Center for Hearing and Speech
3636 West Dallas St.
Houston, TX 77019
Please feel free to stop by and drop them off as well.
Who will benefit from my donation?
The children at The Center for Hearing and Speech.
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