New articles are published every month under the headings below.

2018 Guide - updated

Hearing Loss and Hearing Solutions - A Guide

The latest version of our Hearing Loss and Hearing Resources Guide

 
 
 

Sept 2017 Limping Chicken

A deaf model who appeared in a photograph used in an advert for Virgin Active has complained after realising that her cochlear implant had been photoshopped out of the image. In a Facebook post, Simone Botha Welgemoed (who is also a dancer and was Miss Deaf South Africa in 2012) who describes herself as “proudly hearing impaired,” said: They just went and without my permission decided to edit the cochlear implant out, because why!!??? It does not fit with their pretty little picture of portraying the perfect life that is Virgin Active? 

Simone Botha Welgemoed

Virgin Active response follows:

 

TX_TAGS:

2018 Guide - updated

Hearing Loss and Hearing Solutions - A Guide

The latest version of our Hearing Loss and Hearing Resources Guide

Become a Member

Become a Cicada member
For only A$10 per year, you will receive a copy of Buzz magazine and can attend events.

Deafblindness

Here is a link to Deafblindness support and information. They are based in Western Australia and supported by Senses Australia.

VCNT - Visitors 2018

Today 44

Yesterday 56

Week 433

Month 1023

All 20697

Currently are 22 guests and no members online

Kubik-Rubik Joomla! Extensions

Hear For You

Hear For You logo

Hear For You web site

Vision Statement: “For all young people who
are deaf to reach their potential in life.”

Web Analytics