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Communication tips during the festive season for cochlear implant users

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 09/12/2020 11:04:02

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The team here at Pindrop wishes you and your family a very merry Christmas and a fantastic New Year. We have also put together our very own Christmas list with tips on dealing with some of the communication challenges that may  be faced during the festive celebrations.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Face masks: The challenges of communication with hearing loss

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 20/08/2020 11:14:25

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Bilateral cochlear implant user, Josie Calcott, shares what it is like working as a medical professional in a busy hospital and the challenges of communicating while wearing face masks. Read the rest of this entry >>

A few days in the life of Cabby Keyte, a cochlear implant user

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 21/11/2018 17:03:50

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Typical days in the life of cochlear implant recipient, Cabby Keyte. Read the rest of this entry >>

My Sounds of Life Experience, by Aynsley Staessens

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 10/08/2016 15:45:20

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My experience as part of the Sounds of Life Photo Campaign. Read the rest of this entry >>

The Sounds of Life Launch Night

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 07/07/2016 15:23:13

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What a lovely evening, first being greeted by two young girls handing out the information booklet outside, before entering.  Read the rest of this entry >>

My Boating Experience by Laurie Barber

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 23/02/2016 14:16:21

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I wanted to share an experience I had recently on my first solo travel expedition post implant. I was asked by a friend to come and cruise on his launch for 7 days in Marlborough Sounds. The worry for me was getting there- through the airport ad all the drama involved with self check in... Read the rest of this entry >>

CI Team Meeting with Annette King by Josie Calcott

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 22/02/2016 12:19:08

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Our CI team meet Annette King at Parliament Read the rest of this entry >>

Laurie's Story

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 01/11/2015 08:23:24

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Being able to enjoy the sounds i love again has been life changing.  Just because one cannot see our disability does not mean that it is unimportant as it most certainly is. Please do not forget us. Read the rest of this entry >>

My Story: by Raewyn Moffitt

Posted by Pindrop Foundation on 30/10/2015 16:44:01

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Bless you, Cochlear Implant, for allowing the sunshine back into my life. Read the rest of this entry >>