Sue Hagues had to stop working in 2007 following an operation to remove a brain tumour. She felt lonely and isolated, until one day she answered an advert looking for volunteers to train a hearing dog puppy.
Chris Whitelaw had been a professional musician for 25 years when he experienced a sudden decline in his hearing. He reveals how hearing loss impacted his life and how a very clever hearing dog has helped him.
During lockdown, our clever pups have been busy learning in the homes of their amazing volunteers, who have come up with lots of fun, innovative – and sometimes very quirky - ways of training and keeping them entertained.
Jocelyne's hearing dogs have provided her with immeasurable support over the years. Now, they’ve inspired her to train for the London Marathon to raise money to help another deaf person get a hearing dog.