You can find all the details of the SCIC events for 2016 here.
Here is a listing of all the events the Cicada Illawarra Group is having this year. You can view Full details on this flyer.
We have a selection of news stories from around the world. These will appear at regular intervals, so look out for them here:
During my last visit with my counsellor, she asked me a very astute question. ‘What price do you pay to be in the hearing world?’ This was something I had never considered before and it required considerable thought over the following weeks. The conclusion that I eventually came to was that I pay a very heavy price to communicate in the hearing world.
To read more of Pat's story, go to this link
In 2013 I had an operation that changed my life in so many ways – I received a Cochlear Implant in my left ear.
I have a hereditary hearing loss. I have some hearing in my right ear and am borderline profoundly deaf in my left ear. My father and grandmother were hearing impaired; my sister, nephew and uncle each wear hearing aids.
This is the address for a new article on the Radio National web site. Called "From the isolation of deafness to a new sonic world".
Check it out here: Radio National - you will go to a new window/tab.
We have recently updated the Hearing Loss and Hearing Solutions guidebook. It now has additional information on bone-anchored (BAHA) devices.
Clicking the link below will open the guide in a new window - you can still save it from there.
If you would prefer to save a copy to your computer for reading later, just right mouse-click the link and choose 'Save Link As' to your preferred folder/directory. The guide has 57 pages and is 2.28MB in size.
Faye Yarroll has been checking out the latest wireless devices for the N6 processor by Cochlear.
Find out what she thinks of them by clicking on this link: N6 Wireless Accessories
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