MED-EL Meet Up Hearing Implant Information Day This is a Free Event for people using or considering a cochlear implant, middle ear implant, or bone conduction implant. 10.00am – 3.30pm, Saturday 16th October 2021 The Novotel Leeds, Whitehall Quay. LS1 4HR Existing implant user? Come along to see ‘what’s new’, receive tips and advice about […]
100 books for 100 schools Coinciding with the start of the new school year, we have launched a new initative which will see 100 copies of our new book delivered to 100 schools across the UK. Project 100 has been designed to encourage schools and teachers to celebrate what makes each child unique in the […]
Place your highest bid on our signed football and XL shirt from Gillingham FC by completing our online form. The highest bidder will be announced on Friday, 17th September. The donation must be made by the winner before we can post out the items. Good luck!
That’s right… we are giving away 2 signed copies of our new children’s book! Click here to enter the competition here with Any Way To Stay At Home. Good luck from all of us at Microtia UK! Have a read of what Able Magazine thought about our new book, with comments from Hana (trustee) and […]
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new and inspiring children’s book, commissioned to raise positive awareness of individuality, diversity, equality and inclusion among children. ‘MI9: The Beginning’, tells a captivating tale of five children who each embrace what makes them different to overcome challenges and save the day in this superhero action-filled […]
We are really pleased to announce that we have received funding from The National Lottery Community Fund The funding will be used to create a new information guide for children starting in education. It’ll be a valuable resource for families who struggle to find the time to speak to teachers when their child starts […]
Maia Thornton shares findings (see below) from an online survey conducted with parents of children with appearance-affecting conditions, like microtia. She is now developing new support materials for parents/carers and we can’t wait to see them. Exploring the experience of parents and carers of children with appearance affecting conditions or injuries Online survey […]
A huge well done to Charlie (aged 9) who was featured on the BBC news. Charlie talked about the impact that face masks have had on him and what he thinks the affects might be on other people who are deaf or have any type of hearing loss. You can watch his video here.
Nigel has begun his weight loss journey and we are supporting him all the way! As part of his journey he is raising funds for us as his grandaughter was born with right sided microtia. We can’t wait to receive updates of how he is getting on. He has already raised £157 – Go Nigel! […]
MED-EL have been unable to hold their regular Patient Engagement days which have proved popular over the last few years. Their planned webinar series will commence in February for both potential candidates and existing users. Series 1: • About MED-EL • Types of Hearing Loss • Types of Implants • Referral Process • Q&A Session […]