The Starkey Foundation provides assistance through its HEAR NOW program with hearing aids to those who have no other resources to purchase hearing aids. Foundation for Sight %26 Sound provides hearing aids for men, women and children with limited financial resources. Qualification depends on income and insurance. In some states, people with low incomes may be eligible for hearing aids through Medicaid.
People with higher incomes may temporarily qualify for help with medical expenses, including hearing aids, through the “medically needed” program administered by the county's social services agency. Contact your local government's county social services and request an appointment to determine if you qualify for Medicaid. Crowdfunding can help you pay for the hearing aids you need when other low-cost hearing aid options aren't enough. With crowdfunding, you can easily raise money for your medical expenses without going through a lengthy application process or waiting period.
These top tips for raising funds will help you create a successful fundraiser, so you can listen again and enjoy life to the fullest.