Twenty-one-year-old Erin recently celebrated the first anniversary of being partnered with hearing dog Otis, and it’s safe to say that this incredible black Labrador has already made a huge difference to her life.
Life-changing is certainly true when you talk about Jen and her hearing dog Dram. Jen had always struggled with loneliness, but that changed when a very clever cocker spaniel came bounding into her life.
Hope is a confident, outgoing, and very cute Cockapoo who has recently started her training to become a life-changing hearing dog. We wanted to introduce you to her, as we all need a bit of Hope at the moment.
Even before lockdown, many deaf people felt isolated. During the Coronavirus crisis, loneliness became even more of a challenge. British Sign Language teacher Jill Hipson describes how she stayed connected to the world, with help from hearing dog Kit.
Our pups have been busy learning lots of new things and have had lots of fun. Our wonderful team of volunteers have done an amazing job training our pups while following the necessary restrictions, so that hearing dog training can continue.