Yes, you can receive audiology services at other locations and still enroll in NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Community Hearing Health Program.

How can I refer my child to the Community Hearing Health Collaborative program?

For referrals, ask your doctor to complete the CHHC referral form or to contact us via [email protected] or 212-305-3340.

Can the community health workers accompany patients to appointments?

Our bilingual community health workers maintain a relationship with the families to:

  • Engage them with medical educational and social services
  • Visit families at their homes to provide one-on-one support
  • Advocate and accompany patients to appointments as needed

Is this service free?

Yes. There is no cost to services provided by Community Hearing Health Collaborative.

How old does my child have to be to qualify for the program?

The program is for children 0-3 years old who fail infant hearing screening or have received a hearing loss diagnosis.

For more information about the Community Hearing Health Collaborative and to refer a patient or family, contact us at