Frequently Asked Questions

How can I improve my hearing when I am out for dinner with friends?

Through the Vicdeaf Managing Your Hearing Loss Course, you can learn about the many factors that impact on listening in a variety of settings. Communication strategies and planning ahead are some of the skills taught and practiced to help you improve your listening, particularly for those noisy restaurants!

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Why is it so difficult to hear in a group?
How can I encourage others to speak more clearly?
How can I hear when people mumble so much?
Why do I find it easier to hear in some settings yet have so much difficulty in other places?
Why do I have so much difficulty understanding someone with an accent?
Why does my partner seem to have 'selective' listening?