About EarCommunity.org

EarCommunity.orgEar Community is a charitable organization that is under the wing of the Broomfield Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Ear Community offers a warm and supportive community for individuals who were born with Microtia and Atresia, Hemifacial Microsomia, Treacher Collins Syndrome, and Goldenhar Syndrome, including varying degrees of hearing loss. Our website will help you learn about all of your options, self acceptance, advocacy, find helpful resources, and learn about the latest in technology for help with hearing loss and reconstructive surgical options. You will even find emotional support, financial assistance, and help on how to obtain bone conduction hearing devices. Most importantly, Ear Community is proud to help bring individuals and families together in the same situation through picnics that we host around the world each year.

If you would like to learn more about Microtia, Atresia, and the options that are currently available, you are welcome to listen to a one hour presentation that is offered through AudiologyOnline, found here.  This presentation is FREE and is available to anyone who would like to learn more about Microtia and Atresia.  You will need to register in order to access this complementary presentation.


Most Recent Posts

Ear Community proudly awards its seventh college scholarship

Meet Cailin O’Hern from Richmond Hill, Georgia. Cailin just graduated from the twelfth grade as a home-schooled student. Cailin was born with Microtia and Atresia of her right ear. Cailin says that having Microtia and Atresia was challenging for her over the years as she often felt awkward and self-conscious when asked about her ear. […]

Helping Arkin hear better in the Philippines thanks to the Ear Community Organization and Oticon Medical

Meet little Arkin Silutan Lerio, a 10 month old adorable baby boy from Las Pinas City in the Philippines.  Arkin was born with grade III bilateral Microtia and Atresia.  When Arkin was two months old, Arkin’s mom, Jhoan Silutan Hernandez, took him to an ENT specialist so that he could have an ABR hearing test […]

Ear Community proudly awards its sixth college scholarship

Meet Meghan Barr from Abilene, Texas. Meghan is 20 years old and was born with Microtia and Atresia of her right ear. Meghan says that living with Microtia and Atresia has had its ups and downs, but with the support of her parents, family and friends, it has allowed her to accept living with Microtia […]

Ear Community proudly awards its fifth college scholarship

Meet Jessica Gonzalez from El Paso, Texas. Jessica is 28 years old and was born with Microtia and Atresia of her right ear. Jessica never asked why she couldn’t hear from her right ear while she was growing up or why she was born this way until recently when a couple of her college professors […]

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