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Hearing Loop Tools

Free downloadable tools, resources and materials. Some materials can be mailed to you. Need something? Please let us know so it can be added.

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General Information

General Information

  • Colorado Telecoil Handout. 2 page (pdf) and 4 page (pdf). See telecoils webpage NEW

  • Guide to Understanding Hearing Loops Link (4 page, pdf). Email for glossy paper brochure.

  • Comparison of available assistive listening technologies. "Hearing loops: T-coil users receive sound invisibly, simply and directly to their own hearing aid." International Hearing Loop Manufacturers (IHLMA) Link (13 pages, pdf) NEW

  • Hearing Loops-Brainstormed list of venues. Link (1 page, pdf)


Standards (ADA, IEC, Building Code)

Please see Loop Colorado's webpage for ADA, IEC, and Fort Collins Building Code and graphics.



Individuals with Hearing Loss


  • Ask your audiologist or hearing aid provider about telecoils Link (4 cards/page pdf)

  • May I recommend you consider installing a hearing loop Link (10 cards/page pdf).


Individuals With Hearing Loss


Tools-Venues Interested in Hearing Loops

  • Best Practices for Hearing Loop Installation (2019). Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA). Link (2 pages).

  • Good Practice Guide Hearing Loop Systems: A Guide to Best Practice for Service Providers (2016). International Hearing Loop Manufacturer Association. Link (11 pages, pdf)

  • Sample Request for Proposal for Hearing Loop System. Link (4 page, pdf)


Tools-Venues with Existing Hearing Loops

  • 9 Best Practices to Maximize the Benefits (Self Assessment). Request via email (pdf).

  • Feedback. Hearing loops are discrete. No one knows when a person is using the hearing loop, and that’s one of the benefits; however, the venue may thus think that their hearing loop isn’t being used. One idea is for the venue to solicit feedback. Link (1/2 page)

  • Hearing Loops-Signage: Going beyond the ADA Standard. Link (1 page pdf)

  • Slides to inform patrons/visitors/guests about hearing loop at beginning of meeting/event. Link (Microsoft PowerPoint)

  • We have a hearing loop. Place in lobby to educate people. Template to adapt for your organization. Link (1/3 page Word)


Logos/Signage Graphics
Hearing Loops-Signage: Going beyond the ADA Standard. Link (1 page pdf).

Hearing Loop sign 300x388.jpg

Hearing Loop, with education

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Large (jpg, 2550 x 3300, 300 dpi)

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Hearing Loop, no education below

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Let's Loop Colorado logo

Let's Loop Colorado

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logo-Proud Supporter-Get in the Hearing Loop (HLAA)

Proud Supporter, GITHL

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Logo-Get in the Hearing Loop (HLAA)

Get in the Hearing Loop (GITHL)

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