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Hearing Aid Fund A Lifeline For Those Unable To Afford Them

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 9:32 am | NFDHH

New Zealanders who cannot afford hearing aids are being offered a lifeline by the National Foundation for Deaf and Hard of Hearing.   The charity that advocates for people with hearing loss has launched a Hearing Aid Fund, and is offering 20 ... More >>

Alarming Youth Hearing Loss Rates

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 12:21 pm | NFDHH

Parents are being urged to intervene and limit their children’s use of personal devices – or risk them losing their hearing, following the alarming results of a youth hearing loss screening programme. Initial findings released today [Wednesday, ... More >>

Initiative to tackle escalating youth hearing loss rates

Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 9:12 am | NFDHH

With hearing loss in teens increasing at an alarming rate, the National Foundation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (NFDHH) today announces it is fast-tracking the creation of a Youth Advisory Group to support this growing population. The World ... More >>