Stichtling Hoormij Dutch Tinnitus- and Hyperacusis Committee

Hoormij is a Dutch foundation that works for equal rights for people with speech and hearing problems. Therefore, hoormij not only establishes contact between affected people and their environment, but also works in many different areas for a better support and more offers for people with speech and hearing disabilities.

Vision: Everyone has the right to participate in the society without restrictions.

Programmes and services

  • Uniting individual and collective interests
  • Promoting the well-being of people with hearing and speech development disorders with their families and caregivers
  • Increasing awareness and compassion for suffering
  • Easier access for hearing impaired people in the areas: telecommunications, public institutions, work and culture


Randhoeve 221
3995 GA Houten, The Netherlands
Chairman: Chris van den Dries
Phone: +31 (0)30 2617616
eMail: tinnitus(at)

Contact person EUTINNET

Dr. Loes Schenk-Sandbergern
Phone: +31 (0)622196731 / +31 (0)647083084
eMail: tinnitus.secretaris(at)

Corresponding otolaryngologist: Dr. Diane Smit, University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Otolaryngology