Cochlear implants, technology and vaccinations diminish use of Australian sign language. An article in SMH. 0emailprint
New Resource on : Assistive Listening Devices The link above takes you to a pdf document. This document of 26 pages examines and links up current assistive listening devices available in the market. A useful resource who want to know more … Continue reading
Apps For People With Hearing Loss & Deafness, Useful Apps, Hearing Link. Please click on the link above and learn of the current availability of apps, and technological advances in helping overcome hearing loss.
Wireless headphones bring listening pleasure to the hearing impaired. The Sydney Morning Herald recently published a review of wireless headphones, connectors for TVs read it here.
Smart Hearing Aids Made for iPhone ReSound LiNX hearing aids offer direct stereo-sound streaming from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Wearers get easy access to sound, information, entertainment, and communication — all while controlling ReSound LiNX from their iOS device. … Continue reading
The Sydney Opera House Assisted Listening Devices All theatres have FM radio systems. General Information For full information on access facilities at the Opera House go to: http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/Visit/Accessibility_Info.aspx Sydney and Wharf Theatres The Sydney Theatre in 22 … Continue reading
Information Sheet Number 11 Loop Many hearing impaired people, although they may be using hearing aids, have difficulty understanding speech in some situations. Theatres, cinemas, churches, transport passenger terminals, ticket offices, and service counters may all present problems. General background … Continue reading
Information Sheet Number 10 Assistive Listening Devices (ALS) in public places It has been gratifying to people with a hearing impairment to observe the increasing trend in recent years in the installation of Assistive Listening Systems (ALS) in cinemas, theatres, … Continue reading
Assistive Listening Devices For most people, coming to terms with a loss of hearing is not easy. Positive first steps are: To acknowledge that your hearing is not as good as it could be To arrange for a full hearing … Continue reading