Centre for Appearance Research Study – Participants wanted!

Centre for Appearance Research are looking for adults with a visible difference, such as #microtia, to test an online intervention to help people feel more positive about themselves, by focussing on what their bodies can do. You also have the chance to win £150 shopping vouchers! Contact Ella Guest (ella.guest@uwe.ac.uk; 0117 32 87045) for more […]

New Microtia UK medals!

Microtia UK medals Today we are launching our new fundraising medals. They are fantastic for any type of fundraising event, no matter how old you are! Fancy fundraising for Microtia UK? Get in touch! tina@microtiauk.org  

Do you love Microtia UK?

Do you love Microtia UK? Then enter #ILoveSmallCharities and we could win £150! Tell the world why you love us between June 17th- 22nd. Please note any messages of love submitted outside these dates won’t be counted. Post your photo message on the Small Charity Week page, making sure you include the name of your […]

Microtia UK Family Fun Day

Microtia UK Family Fun Day is back! Join Microtia UK for an informative and fun filled day where you will be able to meet others, hear speeches from many different professionals and try on different types of hearing aid technology. Plus there will be lots of fun available for the children! More details to be […]

Share your experiences to help research

Researchers at the Centre for Appearance Research at the University of the West of England previously conducted research into appearance altering conditions (or ‘visible difference’) and romantic relationships, which you can hear about here https://soundcloud.com/appearance-matters/ep-24-visible-difference-and-romantic-relationships The issue of telling a new partner about one’s visible difference arose in that study and so the researchers are […]

MED-EL Meet Up

MED-EL MEET UP Hearing Implant Information Day – Free Event For people using or considering a cochlear implant, middle ear implant, or bone conduction implant. 10:00am – 3:30pm, Saturday 9th March 2019 The Queen’s Hotel, Leeds LS1 4DY Existing Implant User? Come along to see ‘what’s new’, receive tips and advice about getting the most […]

Microtia UK Grants Available!

We can allocate grants for Microtia UK related projects. The deadline for the next grants is 30th November 2018 If you are interested or know of a project which would benefit those with microtia, can you please send you basic proposal to info@microtiauk.org You might be then requested to provide more information. The decision what […]

Centre for Appearance Research

Researchers from the Centre for Appearance Research at UWE Bristol are running an online research survey for UK-based adults (18+) who have a visible difference, for example due to microtia. The study is concerned with how much looks affect the way people live. It takes about 20 minutes, and participants can enter a draw for […]