Effective Communication Emergency Kits for Individuals who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing

How Would You Communicate Effectively in an Emergency? 

You can now receive a kit that has the tools that you need to improve

communicating in an emergency...for FREE!

   Receive your Free Kit at the following distribution events:

​10 am - 1 pm

 Saturday, August 25:   Virginia Depart. For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing   

1602 Rolling Hills Dr # 203, Richmond, VA 23229

Saturday, Sept.  22:     Petersburg Freedom Support Center
 32 W Washington St, Petersburg, VA 23803

Saturday, Oct.  13:      Richmond Fire Depart. Head Quarters
 201 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219

Saturday, Nov. 3:       Chesterfield County Health Department
57 Lucy Corr Circle, Chesterfield, VA 23832

Free kits are limited and priority is given to those individuals that register prior to the event. You must show proof of

Virginia residency and hearing loss at the distribution event to receive a free kit. This event is free and open to the public.

Sign language interpreters will be available.

To register, to receive your kit, call (804) 774-8311  or  send an email to  here2_hear@aol.com    


Our programs are available for individuals that reside in the Richmond and the surrounding areas.

Our Mission

our Programs


A community organization making a difference.

HERE2HEAR is a 501 (c3) charitable organization that provides a host of free and services and programs related to hearing healthcare for children and adults in the Richmond and the surrounding areas.  Our mission is to prevent poor hearing health.



the Community


Hearing Health

​​Helping  Everyone in the Community with Access to Improved Hearing Health.


Our mission is to prevent poor hearing health.

Click the "Read More" button or visit the "Events" page  for more information on upcoming events.

Upcoming EVents


those in need 

          Here2Hear Gala and Art Show

September 29, 2018

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens

1800 Lakeside Avenue

Richmond, VA  23228

go to the Events page for more information.

We would like to have you as a Volunteer!

Showcase your talents while helping others. Become a Here2Hear Volunteer.

Volunteers are needed for the following:

1. Board members

2. Committee members

3. ​Events: assist vendors, set up, etc.

4. Marketing

Please send us an email to here2_hear@aol.com if interested in volunteering and we will get you started!