Kwinana Courier - - Street Watch -

JOIN the Deafness Coun­cil WA at a range of events through­out Hear­ing Aware­ness Week 2017.

The Big Aussie Hear­ing Check has free hear­ing tests un­til Fri­day, Au­gust 25. To find your near­est lo­ca­tion call 131 797 or visit­gaussiehear­ing check.

Head to Face­ EarS­cience to see videos up­loaded through­out the week on a range of new hear­ing tech­nol­ogy. For ex­am­ple: “Imag­ine if in­stead of re­ceiv­ing a hear­ing de­vice, new hear­ing stem cells are trans­planted into your ear” or “Can cochlear im­plants re­duce the rate of de­pres­sion, anx­i­ety and so­cial iso­la­tion?”

The WA Deaf So­ci­ety is host­ing a Baby Sign and Su­per Fun Play Day, Fri­day, Au­gust 25, 10am - noon, at unit 46, 5 Aberdeen Street, East Perth.

Bet­ter Hear­ing Aus­tralia WA is of­fer­ing au­ral re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion classes which in­clude lip read­ing, Aus­lan con­ver­sa­tion and so­cial ac­tiv­i­ties. For de­tails visit­ter­hear­

For more in­for­ma­tion, visit deaf­ness­coun­

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