Our Hearing Heroes

Whatever your goals, we love playing a part in them. These tales never fail to inspire us.

If you want to get ahead get a hat

Like many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, Bundjalung man Joshua Fares and his fifteen-year-old-son William, both experienced middle ear infections throughout childhood, which has led to them developing hearing loss. The good news for William is that he is

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Why a new headband sounds good for Isabelle

Meet Isabelle today and you’ll see a confident, happy nine-year-old girl who loves drama classes, athletics, netball and playing the violin. It may be hard to believe she’s been living with severe hearing loss on one side since birth. Born

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Joan dives into life thanks to hearing again

Joan Watts is unstoppable. It’s hard to believe that just a few years ago Joan was feeling isolated because of her hearing loss. Now, the 85 year old from Willaston is constantly on the go and her days are filled

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A champion attitude helps Sarah win gold

Sarah Ashleigh is a champion. The Year 10 student from Farrer in Canberra has just returned from representing the ACT at the 2016 Australian Deaf Games. But it’s not just her gold and bronze medals, won in the Discus and

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