Adults and Children with hearing loss

Information

 

  • For information in the field of cochlear implantation in South Africa: South African Cochlear Implant Group – sacig.org.za

 

 

  • Find an Audiologist near you: South African Speech Language Hearing Association – www.saslha.co.za

 

 

 

Intervention resources

 

Children:

 

  • Carel du Toit Centre: The Carel du Toit Centre is where children with hearing loss learn spoken language through the use of hearing technology, natural learning experiences and parental guidance. The centre comprises of a pre-school, primary school and early intervention (CHAT) centre. – www.careldutoit.co.za

 

  • Carel du Toit Chat Centre: The specialist Early Intervention component of the Carel du Toit Program – co.za/chatcentre/

 

  • The Shepherd Centre: The Shepherd Centre provides early intervention services to infants and children with hearing loss (Australia), they also provide information and resources that are available for download. –shepherdcentre.org.au/

 

  • Listening and Spoken Language Knowledge Center: Information and resources for children and adults with hearing loss, and their families; as well as the teams of professionals providing them support. –www.listeningandspokenlanguage.org

 

  • Hearing First: For wonderful information on early childhood development, intervention ideas and developing school readiness in children with Hearing Loss. Sign up as a family member for access to resources and news. – http://hearingfirst.org/

 

  • a.g. Bell: An association working globally to support persons who are deaf and hard of hearing. – www.agbell.org

 

  • The Centre on the Developing Child associated with Harvard University: supports scientific research that can inform the way we work to develop a holistic range of skills in children. – https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/

 

https://www.cochlear.com/in/en/home/ongoing-care-and-support/rehabilitation-resources

https://www.medel.com/support/rehab

https://advancedbionics.com/in/en/home/support/rehab.html

 

Adults:

 

http://angelsound.tigerspeech.com/

https://www.cochlear.com/in/en/home/ongoing-care-and-support/rehabilitation-resources

https://www.medel.com/support/rehab

https://advancedbionics.com/in/en/home/support/rehab.html