Deafness and Hearing Loss

Resources – Deafness and Hearing Loss

Here are some videos explaining the way a deaf or hard of hearing person or child experiences the world around them, from lipreading to hearing loss simulators. All videos are the property of their original creators; for more information, please follow the video links.

14 ways you can help deaf children understand you better

Advice from deaf or hard of hearing children on how best to speak to them and what not to do! Click the image below to go to the Newsround website to watch.

Can you read my lips?

Based on the essay “Seeing at the Speed of Sound” by Rachel Kolb, this video explains how lipreading is not as simple as you might think.

Hearing Loss Simulation

Hear the Flintstones through the ears of a person who is hard of hearing or deaf.

Student Life

21-year-old university student Helen talks about her life with a cochlear implant.

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