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UK Cochlear Implants

2 Ears 2 Hear

Campaigns for routine use of bilateral cochlear implants instead of unilateral ones; stresses the importance of securing NHS funding. Includes many family stories and a survey of the situation around the world.

British Cochlear Implant Group

Professional body representing cochlear implant centres and associated specialist medical practitioners in the UK. Includes news and event information and advice for the general public.

Cochlear Implanted Children's Support Group

Briefly outlines the goals of this support group and the services they offer to families who have children with cochlear implants.

The Ear Foundation

Supports children with cochlear implants. Offers information on the charity's work, plus details of professional training and family services provided.

HCIG - Home Counties Cochlear Implant Group

Works to support implantees, potential implantees and parents of children with cochlear implants; includes resources, links, newsletters, and contacts.

NCIUA - National Cochlear Implant Users Association

Represents and supports Cochlear Implant users, and campaigns for increased availability; with details of membership, events, regional groups, and a library of useful resources about the implants and living with them.

Yorkshire Cochlear Implant Service (YCIS)

A specialist centre in Bradford Royal Infirmary and Sheffield providing assessment and implants for children and adults with severe to profound hearing loss from the Yorkshire region.

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