Inspiring Stories

You are not alone

Hear from the people whose lives have been transformed by sound. These stories show you the amazing things people with hearing loss have achieved through technology, support and a never give up attitude.

Hearing loss and lifestyle


Learning that you, your child or another family member has a hearing loss can be a challenging and confusing time, and it is normal to wonder what affect this will have on your or your family’s lifestyle.

However, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone. These stories show many people have faced the same challenges and gone on to achieve great things. Most importantly, we’ll be there to help you every step of the way, with qualified advice and friendly faces to support you through this time.

Hearing aids help Fiona explore her passions

An undiagnosed case of meningitis or encephalitis as a child was the start of Fiona's hearing loss. It also led to an unexpected out-of-state trip.

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