Due to the COVID-19 situation all routine appointments are cancelled for the foreseeable future.

However, if you require spares or repairs please phone, text or email on yais.helpline@bthft.nhs.uk and we will endeavor to help. Medical emergencies remain the same; ring the main YAIS number and we will help. There is information for an out of hours service on this number also.

Information Morning for Parents and Carers

Date/Time
Date(s) - 25/04/2015
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location
Listening for Life Centre - Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane Bradford

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For parents, grandparents, other relatives and carers (by invitation).

Is your child having cochlear implants soon?

Or has s/he had implants for only a short time?

Would you like to meet some other parents?

This informal morning will provide you with information about how children hear and learn to listen with implants.  We will also discuss how children learn to understand and use spoken langauge.  An Audiologist, Speech and Language Therapist and Teacher of the Deaf will be on hand to answer these and any other questions you may have:

  • What happens at programming appointments?
  • What should we expect after ‘switch-on’?
  • How can we help our child to listen and talk?

‘A good course with a good mix of parents at different stages..’

‘The content of the day was more than expected and useful.’

 FREE (£5.00 is requested to secure your place; this will be returned to you when you attend the course).