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28 Jan 2020
If all theatre was mime...
... then, being deaf wouldn't impact on our ability to understand the plot.
But it's not all mime, ballet or modern dance, is it?
The majority of theatrical performances include dialogue and plots you would only be able to follow i...
7 Jan 2020
Welcome to the new year - and our fifth year of #HearingLossHour!
Join us today at 1pm when we'll be discussing setting new goals and how to achieve them.
So, whether you'd like to learn to lipread, sign, use a hearing loop, or experience a captioned theatre performance,...
5 Nov 2019
Join us today, Tuesday 5th November, when we will be discussing 'Personal Safety and Hearing Loss'.
Here are just a few of the scenarios we'll be discussing...
Please join us on Twitter at 1pm today!
3 Sep 2019
Today's #HearingLossHour is dedicated to my friend's 11 year-old daughter who has just recently been fitted with her first pair of hearing aids.
No one in their family has experienced hearing loss before; this is all new territory for them. So, I thought it would be a n...
2 Aug 2019
It's been a busy few months here at #HearingLossHour HQ, so apologies for the lack of blog posts over recent months.
After 9 years of working four days a week, I started working full-time in January with a combination of two different jobs - 3 days a week as a mar...
We all know how tiring it can be to concentrate for long periods of time in order to follow conversations, work-related meetings, or dialogue on TV shows.
Listening 'extra hard' for a long time without a break - combined with lipreading - is exhausting.
What can we...
31 Mar 2019
On Wednesday 3rd April, we'll be inviting you to join the live discussion about hearing loss and its impact on career choices.
We'd like to hear about your experiences - good, bad, and ugly.
Did you change career because of your hearing loss? Do you now feel happier as a...
5 Mar 2019
On 6th March, we're inviting you to share experiences of good practice in terms of accessibility for you as someone with hearing loss.
Join us at 1pm (UK time) to tell us about your hearing loss #AccessHeroes.
4 Feb 2019
This Wednesday, we'll be opening up #HearingLossHour to a range of organisations and individuals with campaigns which we, as people with hearing loss, might like to support.
We hope you can join us to share campaigns of interest to you - and to learn more about other ca...
31 Dec 2018
Happy New Year!
I hope you've had a good break and that you're looking forward to the year ahead.
This week's #HearingLossHour is a combination of looking back over 2018 and making plans for 2019. Please join us if you can!
Here are the questions:
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