Supporting Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing People in Your Life
Learn about how you can better support and communicate with the deaf and hard-of-hearing people in your life.
This section intends to highlight helpful insights and facts about what it is like to be Deaf or hard-of-hearing.
Being Deaf or hard-of-hearing affects a lot more than just people's hearing. It can have a significant impact on people’s lives, including their relationships, career, learning ability and mental health.
We hope the information shared here will help you overcome the hearing barrier – whether you are deaf, hard-of-hearing or know someone who is.
The information here is from various sources, and contains useful tips and resources from professionals and parents of children with more complex needs.
Are you interested in making social connections in the Deaf and hard-of-hearing communities? Here are some resources that can help, whatever your reasons may be.
Insights and tips to help reduce the gap and help Deaf and hard-of-hearing people feel less frustrated, excluded and alone in social settings.
Evidence-based guidelines to help make workplaces more inclusive of deaf and hard-of-hearing people.
People who are deaf and hard-of-hearing access many services to assist with communication. Here are some resources for how you can support their needs.