Friday 23 June at 07:00

Twenty-six years ago, Hollyce Phillips was at the top of her game as the host of a morning news show on Seattle television. Then one day she woke up and couldn’t hear a sound. Her profound deafness, caused by an auto-immune disease, ended her on-air career, but led to renewed purpose.
Today, the 66-year-old Carlsbad resident is a full-time volunteer for several San Diego County charities

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In the news
Mon 12 June
Deaf father injures police in communication void
Fri 09 June
Deaf singer wows judges at America's Got Talent
Thu 08 June
Mother sues hospital 6 year's after son loses hearing
Wed 07 June
Facebook Live adds captions
Tue 06 June
Games to help you fight hearing loss
Mon 05 June
Australian Deaflympics athletes have funding black hole

Thursday 22 June

A new book and conference represent “a major leap forward for the discipline” of deaf studies. Innovations in Deaf Studies: The Role of Deaf Scholars, edited by Annelies Kusters, Maartje De Meulder and Dai O’Brien, is the first volume to be written and edited entirely by deaf academics.
A tie-in conference, held at Heriot-Watt University on 14 to 15 June, brought together more than 200

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The National Deaf Children’s Society has helped BT to promote its Next Generation Text (NGT) app, which supports

The national deafblind charity, Sense, has produced an instructional video for sport coaches and instructors,

Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the

The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) has launched three new sets of information resources in time for


A thirty-something girl living in the big city, Deafinitely Girly gives a light-hearted but revealing account

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