Hearing access specialists
Hearing access specialists

Project findings: talking about deafness and dementia

  A fascinating project recently got underway looking at whether or not people find it easy to talk about health-related issues, in particular deafness and dementia. Called ‘Knowing what to say and how to say it’, the project explored how…

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Inclusive Communication – what it is and why it matters

Inclusive Communication – what it is and why it matters

A campaign is underway in Scotland for an Inclusive Communication Law.  The…

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Can you help test subtitles on video calls?

Can you help test subtitles on video calls?

  Volunteers are needed to help test live subtitles on video calls.…

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Missing Out – a short film made through community collaboration

Missing Out – a short film made through community collaboration

A group of volunteers from across Forth Valley in central Scotland have…

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Hearing access in a Covid-19 world

Hearing access in a Covid-19 world

Post by Sally Shaw, Founding Director of Ideas for Ears Across the…

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Viewpoint: remote working can boost hearing access

Viewpoint: remote working can boost hearing access

“The genie is out of the bottle”, says John Cook, director of…

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Solving hearing difficulties:  Pippa has a light-bulb moment

Solving hearing difficulties:  Pippa has a light-bulb moment

Pippa Highfield of Ideas for Ears is searching for practical solutions to…

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Masks with a clear panel for lipreading

Masks with a clear panel for lipreading

Products available on the market are listed below – scroll down.   Let…

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Reducing the impact of coronavirus on people with hearing loss

Reducing the impact of coronavirus on people with hearing loss

Data gathered through the Ideas for Ears survey questionnaire makes it clear…

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Survey results – impact of masks, 2m distancing & more

Survey results – impact of masks, 2m distancing & more

  The introduction of masks and 2-metre distancing to help stop the…

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Survey:  face masks and communication

Survey: face masks and communication

We are concerned that the growing use of masks and other facial…

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Face masks & communication:  How to hear someone who is wearing a mask

Face masks & communication: How to hear someone who is wearing a mask

Pippa Highfield of Ideas for Ears is searching for practical solutions to…

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Subtitles for video calls – searching for the Holy Grail

Subtitles for video calls – searching for the Holy Grail

Pippa Highfield, of Ideas for Ears, is hunting for the holy grail…

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