Browsing All posts tagged under »action on hearing loss«

Richard Turner: Subtitles need to go back to the future

June 3, 2015


In 2003 Tony Blair was still Prime Minister. ‘Friends’ was running its last series, Facebook had only just been launched […]

The Question: Is the much-used statistic ’10 million deaf people’ helpful?

September 26, 2014


An often quoted statistic about deafness and hearing loss in the UK is that there are ten million people who […]

Laura’s Pregnancy Diary: If deaf charities had a different focus, maybe I could book my antenatal appointments myself

March 7, 2014


Laura Hignett is deaf and pregnant. She is sharing her diary entries with us as she prepares for the birth […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss CEO posts video urgently asking supporters to bridge £2.5 million shortfall in funds

February 26, 2014


The CEO of Action on Hearing Loss, Paul Breckell, has posted a video urgently asking the charity’s supporters to bridge […]

Deaf News: Seven deaf groups meet at Westminster to discuss Communication Support Bill

November 25, 2013


Seven deaf organisations and groups representing the deaf community (the D7) are meeting in London today to plot the next […]

Deaf News: Hearing screening campaign for people aged over 65 launched

October 2, 2013


A campaign led by deaf MP Stephen Lloyd to persuade the government to introduce a hearing screening programme for people […]

Deaf News: Zero-hours scheme defended by Action on Hearing Loss

August 16, 2013


Zero-hour contracts have come under the spotlight in the past few weeks. National deafness and hearing loss charity, Action on Hearing […]

Deaf news: Which? launch hearing aid guide with Action on Hearing Loss

August 6, 2013

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Action on Hearing Loss has joined forces with consumer champion Which? to launch a comprehensive guide to hearing aids. This […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss call on government to improve employment support for deaf people

July 9, 2013


National charity Action on Hearing Loss have teamed up with other charities to produce a report into the problems people […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss team up with DCAL to call for better dementia strategy for deaf people

April 16, 2013


The charity Action on Hearing Loss and University College London’s Deafness Cognition and Language Research Centre are urging NHS England […]