Ida Institute

The Ida Institute is an independent, non-profit organization working to integrate person-centered care in hearing rehabilitation. Together with hearing care professionals around the world, we develop free tools and resources to strengthen the counseling process.

I am a hearing care professional

Hearing Loss

I have difficulty hearing


I work in academia

Helping people hear is about knowing how to listen. The Ida Institute is a nonprofit founded in 2007 with a grant from the William Demant Foundation with the goal of bringing person-centered care to hearing healthcare.

Latest News

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Revisiting Vision 2020 and the future of person-centered hearing healthcare

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Gael Hannan: Peer mentoring for hearing loss success

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Ida Institute welcomes HLAA Executive Director Barbara Kelley to Advisory Board


Get Ida tools at your fingertips with the new Ida Tools app. The free app makes it easy for you to bookmark your favorite tools and share them with your colleagues and clients.

We've adapted our popular My World pediatric counseling tool as a free app for use on tablets. Download the app for free through the Apple App and Google Play stores.