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Talking to Dad about his hearing loss

Matilda and John, standing in the garden and smiling Matilda and her father, John, share how their family approached conversations around John's hearing loss, and the great outcomes it led to. If you're unsure how to start this conversation, explore our support page on how to talk about hearing loss with a loved one. Showing the signs Matilda's story For years, my dad, John struggled with hearing issues but was in denial, which at times was more frustrating for us than for...

What are ‘sign names’?

Have you been watching the Great British Bake Off? Did you see Tasha gifting Paul Hollywood his sign name in episode 1? Maybe you saw it but you’re wondering what a ‘sign name’ even is, and why it’s important?

Loose Women: behind the scenes!

We loved being part of Loose Women’s special Deaf Awareness Week episode. Our Development Officer Shona Whieldon shares what it was like to be part of the audience.