Athina Georgiou

Appointment of new Chief Executive Officer

Better Hearing Australia (VIC) is thrilled to announce the appointment of their new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Athina Georgiou. Athina is currently the Chief Executive Officer at the Queen Elizabeth Centre (QEC), the largest Early Parenting Centre in Victoria delivering specialised therapeutic programs for the most vulnerable children and their families across the state. Since[…]

Tinnitus Australia

Tinnitus Awareness Week 2017

Tinnitus Awareness Week will launch in Australia from February 6-12, 2017. A joint partnership between the British Tinnitus Association, the American Tinnitus Association and Better Hearing Australia, this is the first time that focus on this condition has been addressed in Australia under a network of collective medical and allied health organisations. Tinnitus is the[…]

My earrings for Peace

My Earrings for Peace

My Ear Rings for Peace is a movement to raise awareness and support those who suffer from the debilitating auditory condition, tinnitus. Australia does not have an accessible Tinnitus support service for the 10% of the population who has this condition. Our goal is to raise awareness of this condition and to develop a tinnitus support service for[…]

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REPORT – People with hearing problems upsold hearing aids they don’t need so that audiologists can profit

Please see the report on News.com.au website this morning regarding the hearing aid industry. Claims have been made regarding the upselling of hearing aids so that audiologists get bonuses. The ACCC is currently investigating the industry and there is a link on their website if you have found yourself in the same situation.