There are some horror stories circulating about dealing with your LAC during an NDIS meeting. While some LAC's are wonderful, others are finding their LAC's are incompetent and unaware of basic challenges we face.
Being a deaf teenager with access to social media is a huge plus. Social media makes it easier for us to connect with each other, without the need for hearing. We're given a level
There's always controversy about kids playing video games. In the 80s, parents were dealing with kids who played Tetris, Donkey Kong and Super Mario Bros. In the 90s, kids were keeping up with Sonic
Going to the doctor is a regular thing we all do in life. If you're a deaf or hard of hearing teen, then you will get to a point where you want to start visiting
Hard of hearing, hearing impaired, deaf—there are a lot of terms that are used when referring to people who cannot hear or cannot hear well. And although these terms may all describe the same
There's a popular misconception that you can't drive if you're deaf. Where in fact, being able to hear is a very small part of driving. Deaf people are legally allowed to drive and there
Life is difficult as a teen. It's harder if you feel different. Being the only deaf kid at school (or one of a few deaf kids at school) means you need to self-advocate a