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Hearing New Zealand President To Step Down In September

Friday, 31 July 2020, 5:52 am | Hearing New Zealand

The President of Hearing New Zealand, Tony Rush, has just announced his intention to step down from the role as of 15 September 2020. A recent decline in health has meant it is become increasingly difficult for him to do full justice to the role. ... More >>

Hearing Aids And Face Masks Need Extra Care

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 4:15 pm | Hearing New Zealand

7th April 2020 : Hearing New Zealand wishes to alert people who wear hearing aids that adding a protective face mask is not as easy as it sounds. President Tony Rush explains “The loops on the face mask are secured around the ears. The typical hearing ... More >>

Dangerous Decibels: protecting hearing in wired kids

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 11:08 am | Hearing New Zealand

The charity Hearing New Zealand has teamed up with experts from the University of Auckland to deliver ‘Dangerous Decibels’ training in schools around the country so children can understand how and why they need to protect their hearing. More >>

Charity Seeks To Tackle Nz’s Noise Induced Hearing Loss Problem Through Education

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 8:57 am | Hearing New Zealand

Hearing New Zealand and its 23 Branches throughout New Zealand have today announced their focus for Hearing Awareness Week which runs from Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th March. Hearing Awareness Week is an extension of World Hearing Day which is held ... More >>

Dangerous Decibles training course a smash

Monday, 23 September 2019, 4:44 pm | Hearing New Zealand

Auckland 9 September 2019 : Dangerous Decibels training is back, and will enable the 16 Dangerous Decibels Educators to run training in colleges, schools and kindergartens on the dangers of excess noise, the irrevocable damage to hearing it can cause, and ... More >>