Archive for ‘Assistive Technology’ Category

‘Putting myself in the driving seat’ – experience of a Deaf role model – Kim Hagen (Article/Interview)

Published: Dec 9th, 2019

What was your experience of Further and Higher Education as a person with hearing loss? I was diagnosed with moderate hearing loss as a toddler, but was not given hearing aids. Throughout primary and secondary […]

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An Interview with Eloise Garland: Musician and Owner of Rainbow Tubes (Article/Interview)

Published: Jul 16th, 2014

An interview with Eloise Garland, who is studying music at University and runs her own business, Rainbow Tubes.

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Eloise Garland: The NHS Hearing Aid Crisis (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 10th, 2014

Eloise Garland gives her take on the possible cuts facing hearing aids on the NHS.

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Michael Roppolo: Disabilities in America: Inclusion and Independence (Article/Interview)

Published: Feb 21st, 2014

Michael Roppolo, writer and researcher, writes about independence, the law and his experiences with access in America.

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Ai-Media and Bee Communications (Article/Interview)

Published: Nov 1st, 2013

Beth Abbot, from Bee Communications, talks to Deaf Unity about joining with Ai-Live.

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Access in Entertainment (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 28th, 2013

Lizzie Ward discusses access and access resources available for entertainment, such as theatre, cinema and festivals.

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Sean Nicholson: Sign Solutions (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 21st, 2013

Sean Nicholson, the CEO of Sign Solutions writes about his passion for raising deaf awareness and providing training for high quality communication support.

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Fred Suter: My experience of communication support at University (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 10th, 2013

Fred Suter, a Modern Languages student, writes about his communication support at University.

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Profile: ITV’s Signed Stories (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 3rd, 2013

ITV’s Signed Stories talks to us about how Signed Stories started and their efforts to encourage literacy amongst deaf children.

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Croydon College Deaf Support Team (Article/Interview)

Published: May 24th, 2013

Croydon College Deaf Student Support Team tells Deaf Unity about Croydon College and the support they offer deaf and hearing impaired students.

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