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Interview with the Information Line

Vicky Colbert works for the Information Line here at RNID. After starting at the charity as a six week temp, she has now worked here for the last 7 years. In this blog post, Vicky tells us how all about the information line and how important it can be to those calling in.

Three reasons I hid my disability at work, and how employers can (and should) help change things

Jennifer is from York. She has a daughter, a partner, and works as a Business Coordinator. She’s had hearing loss since birth and wear two hearing aids. Today it’s easy for me to tell you, and my employer, that I have a hearing loss. But it hasn’t always. For almost 10 years I actively hid my hearing loss at work. I feel that this held me back professionally, and stopped me contributing as much as I could have. I wasn’t...