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May 20, 2014, 08:59 ET VOICE asks for an investment in future of children with hearing loss

TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - May 15, 2014 marks the 50th year that VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children (VOICE) has been supporting Canadian families of children with hearing loss so they might learn ...


May 02, 2014, 08:59 ET Canadian students "dress loud" to support children with hearing loss

TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - High school and elementary students across Canada are being encouraged to "dress loud" on Friday, May 2 to raise awareness for hearing loss during Speech and Hearing...


May 01, 2014, 12:52 ET VOICE celebrates 50 years supporting families of children with hearing loss

TORONTO, May 1, 2014 /CNW/ - 2014 marks the 50th year that VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children (VOICE) has been supporting Canadian families of children with hearing loss so they might learn to hear...


Aug 06, 2013, 08:00 ET Toronto asked to raise its voice for children with hearing loss

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children announced today that it will host "Raise Your Voice for VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children" on Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 6 pm...


May 18, 2010, 15:46 ET Deaf kids can hear and talk!

TORONTO, May 18 /CNW/ - Babies are being screened at birth for hearing loss in many BUT NOT ALL provinces of Canada today. Prime Minister Harper acknowledged the importance of hearing testing in his...


May 06, 2010, 16:39 ET THE SOUND OF MUSIC - A Cocktail Fundraiser in support of children who are
deaf and hard of hearing

TORONTO, May 6 /CNW/ - Can you imagine life without the sound of music? Medical advances in hearing technology are giving children who are deaf and hard of hearing more access to sound - and music -...


May 05, 2010, 15:40 ET May is Speech & Hearing Month and I Feel Good!

TORONTO, May 5 /CNW/ - VOICE hosts its 20th annual "I Feel Good" Conference on Saturday, May 8, 2010 at the University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario. This 1-day conference introduces families and...


Apr 29, 2010, 12:50 ET Canada celebrates speech and hearing month in May. We invite you to: Dress
Loud Day........

TORONTO, April 29 /CNW/ - What is it? An awareness and fundraising day for schools and businesses. Participants donate a toonie and wear their loudest, wildest, wackiest shirts, ties, or other...


Apr 20, 2010, 13:49 ET The Importance of Hearing Tests for Children

TORONTO, April 20 /CNW/ - The importance of hearing testing isn't widely understood by many parents. Parents may schedule appointments with an opthamologist for an eye exam for their children at...


Apr 20, 2010, 13:47 ET Deaf kids can talk!

Canada celebrates speech and hearing month in May. TORONTO, April 20 /CNW/ - Babies are being screened at birth for hearing loss in most (not all) provinces of Canada today. When identified early and ...


Oct 15, 2009, 11:15 ET Media Advisory - Project Kids H.E.A.R. Queen's Park Day - Alliance for
Children Who are Hard of Hearing and Deaf

TORONTO, Oct. 15 /CNW/ - On Monday, October 19, more than 150 parents, health care and education professionals from across Ontario will be at Queen's Park urging MPPs to enact provincial standards of ...


Sep 18, 2009, 09:00 ET PROJECT KIDS H.E.A.R. launched in Toronto; an alliance of organizations
seeking provincial standards of care for all children who are hard of hearing
and deaf

WHY? Back-to-school means back to no services in some Ontario schools and insufficient health supports for Deaf and hard of hearing children ...