Expert. Advocate. Consultant.
Hearing Access & Innovations Founder and CEO Janice S. Lintz’s insights on the issues facing people who are deaf or hard of hearing have been published in a broad array of major print and online media outlets. Her straightforward approach is thought-provoking, informative, practical, and solution-oriented.
Opinion: Listen carefully
Published by New York Daily News, March 23, 2017
Opinion: Accuracy in ‘access’
Published by New York Daily News, December 15, 2016
Shame on the Smithsonian Institution
Published by Huff Post/ Entertainment, October 6, 2016
10 Misconceptions Teachers Should Know About Children Who Are Hard Of Hearing
Published by Huff Post, August 9, 2016
It Is Time To Stop Shaming People With Hearing Loss
Published by Huff Post, July 8, 2016
11 Questions People Who Are Hard Of Hearing Should Ask Prior To Staying In A Hospital
Published by Huff Post, June 28, 2016
FAQs for Hearing Aids
Published by Huff Post, May 17, 2016
Consulting People with Disabilities
Published by LinkedIn, May 4, 2016
7 Misconceptions About People With Hearing Loss
Published by Huff Post/Healthy Living, March 22, 2016
It Is Time To Eliminate Offensive Terms about People With Disabilities
Published by Huff Post, February 4, 2016
7 Misconceptions about People with Hearing Loss
Published by the Physician’s blog, January 5, 2016
Published by Hearing Health Foundation, August 18, 2015
Who Are the Role Models Since Helen Keller?
Published by The Hearing Loss Californian, September 16, 2015
Hearing Loss, the Forgotten Disability
Published by Huff Post, July 30, 2015; Republished on September 30, 2015, on Project Access for All (No longer available online.)
How an Ordinary Person Can Change the World, Well at Least Start the Process…
Published by Huff Post Impact, July 13, 2015
Thank You, Donald Trump From People Who Are Deaf Or Hard Of Hearing!
Published by Huff Post Politics, July 6, 2015
Who Are The Role Models Since Helen Keller?
Published by Huff Post Community Pioneer and Impact, June 13, 2015
Efficient Access for Persons With Hearing ImpairmentsPublished in Spanish and English by the Vice Presidencia of Republica Del Ecuador in “Inclusion without Frontiers” (Not available online.), June 2015
Who Are The Role Models Since Helen Keller?
Published by Forbes Woman Africa, June/July 2015
12 tips for traveling with a hearing loss
Published by Johnny Jet, February 13, 2015
What is a T-Coil & How Do You Use It?
Hearing Loss Association of Seattle, September 2014
Letters to the Editor: Not on the list
Published by New York Daily News, July 7, 2014
Multichannel News: Help Needed on Closed Captioning - Imagine watching NCIS without faces because the closed captions obscured them. You could only identify the characters by their hair. Under the Federal Communications Commission’s closed-captioning order, there are no standards on how captions are […]
How can Hotels and Resorts Provide Effective Access for People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing?
Published by EFHOH Newsletter, December 19, 2013
New York Post: Letters to the Editor: Hear here, Mike - Mayor Bloomberg claims that the issue with wheelchair-accessible taxis is that passengers are farther away and they cannot establish a dialogue. Why isn’t this an issue in London? It can be overcome by using a […]
The Benefits of Closed Captioning Commercials - Written by the Association of National Advertisers collaborating with Janice Schacter Lintz The ANA Production Management Committee recommends that all television commercials be closed captioned. Commercials that are closed captioned maximize the impact of an […]
TDI Bluebook: 11 Advocacy Tips for Parents - It seemed as if appropriate access at cultural institutions was unpredictable wherever our family went. Our daughter who wears binaural hearing aids never knew if the access she needed would be available. When we started […]
Driven to Help the Hard of Hearing - Janice Schacter knows she can be a pain in the neck, and she doesn’t care. “People may perceive of me as a pushy mom, and I am,” she said. “But you do what you have […]
Around The Temple - Temple member Janice Schacter has a special understanding of the frustration faced by thousands of New Yorkers suffering from deafness and hearing loss. When Mrs. Schacter’s 10-year-old daughter, Arielle, was diagnosed with moderate-to-severe hearing loss […]
Parents magazine: DISNEY FUN THE FAIR WAY - In your article “Doing Disney Your Way” (June-July 2001), on of your strategies to beat the crowd is, “If you have a grandparent along who can’t walk well, rent a wheelchair (available at all parks). […]