hearing impaired


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hearing impaired

Having a degree of hearing loss that interferes with communication, development, learning, or interpersonal interactions.
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The Minister of Labor and Social Development, representatives of the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health, the Bishkek mayor's office, as well as parents of hearing impaired children attended the event.
Mr Seadimo further noted that hearing impaired individuals varied with respect to their hearing levels and communication styles, adding that it was often a struggle for them to find a health care provider with whom they could communicate.
When reflecting about her experience with the children, Alana said that hearing impaired children face many obstacles growing up beyond their hearing impairment.
He further said that hearing impaired persons are an important part of our society and its NH and MP's mission to resolve their road related problems with mutual understanding.
During the three years 2755 physically handicapped were treated, 1121 Rehabilitation Center for Children with Developmental Disorder received health services, 760 visually impaired and 2070 hearing impaired persons, an official of DGSE told APP.
The FESF executive director appreciated initiatives taken by the Japanese consulate in Karachi to improve the social sector, particularly the education of hearing impaired children in remote areas of Sindh.
The play is written and directed by Mohamed Allam; eight members of the crew are deaf or hearing impaired. In addition to sign language, the play employs spoken dialogue.
As per the agreements that were signed in the presence of Sheikh Mohammed bin Suayed al- Kalbani, Minister of Social Development each of the Omani Association for the Elderly Friends, Al Noor Association for the Blind and Omani Association for Hearing Impaired will receive RO16,000.
As per the agreements that were signed in the presence of Sheikh Mohammed bin Suayed Al Kalbani, Minister of Social Development each of the Omani Association for the Elderly Friends, Al Noor Association for the Blind and Omani Association for Hearing Impaired will receive OMR16,000.
In the light of the results, it was recommended that modification in the curriculum is the need of the day, launch teachers training modules after equal intervals of time, fill up all vacant posts of the teachers and supporting staff in the schools, initiate an awareness campaign on to create awareness in people about hearing impaired children education.
This study highlights the importance of counseling for the parents of hearing impaired children.
After clearance from the Institutional Ethics Committee, the study was conducted on 112 speech and hearing impaired children selected from the 'Institute for speech and hearing impaired', Jagathy, Trivandrum and 119 Normal school children from Government Model High School for Girls, Pattom and Medical College High School, Kumarapuram.