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Upcoming Hearing Health Events

Concerned about protecting your hearing? Here’s your new year reminder that MU members can benefit from subsidised ear protection from the Musicians' Hearing Health Scheme (MHHS).

Photograph of person undertaking ear examination. Photo credit: Shutterstock
Receive an audiological assessment and ear check-up from a Musicians' Hearing Services audiologist. Photo credit: Shutterstock

The MHHS is run in partnership with Help Musicians and the MU and gives all professional musicians in the UK affordable access to specialist hearing assessments and hearing protection.

Why join

The £30 one-off fee for MU members (£40 for non-MU members) gives you a package worth over £200.

What's included:

  • Audiological assessment and ear check-up from a Musicians' Hearing Services audiologist (value up to £100)
  • A pair of custom made, specialist musicians' ear plugs (value £140+). Colours & cords are included
  • Expert advice on referral routes and next steps to manage any hearing problems.

Applying for the scheme

Apply for the scheme on the MHHS website and be you can be seen at the next clinic in your area.

Clinics are held regularly in:

  • Aberdeen
  • Belfast
  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Cardiff
  • Edinburgh
  • Exeter
  • Glasgow
  • Leeds
  • London (in three different locations)
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle
  • Norwich
  • Nottingham
  • Southampton
  • Sheffield

Find out more about the scheme and how to apply.


Published: 20/01/2020

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