All About Aphasia: Aphasia Awareness Month

June 13, 2022

Talking is simply something we take for granted until it’s suddenly gone without warning. We don’t think it could happen to us, until it becomes our story. Aphasia is often…

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Better Speech & Hearing Month – Connecting People

May 23, 2022
Noyes Conference Room

Each May, Better Speech and Hearing Month provides an opportunity to raise awareness about communication disorders and the vital work of speech language pathologists. This year’s theme of “Connecting People”…

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Spotlight on Covid & Lymphedema Patients

March 23, 2022
Therapist assisting lymphedema patient with bandage

Each year on World Lymphedema Day on March 6th, the staff of Helen Hayes Hospital’s Lymphedema Program raise awareness about the life-changing benefits of physical rehab for the estimated 250…

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Winter Weather Tips

January 10, 2022
"achieve" banner outside Helen Hayes Hospital in the snow

As cold weather continues, it’s important to brush up on winter weather preparedness to keep you and your loved ones safe this season. Here are some tips from the HHH staff…

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How to Create an Accessible Home Garden

July 7, 2021
Man in wheelchair and woman squatting on ground tending to a garden

Gardening is great way to improve physical and mental health. If you are a person with a disability, there are many ways to reap the benefits of gardening by creating…

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