Losing my hearing and going deaf

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Losing my hearing and going deaf

Post by Griffin » Wed Sep 17, 2014 9:11 am

Laid off for a couple months, been doing some work here and there. Got a call that there wasn't enough work for me. I've been putting in applications and not hearing back. My bills are piling up and the part time I have now isn't paying for much.
I really need assistance with just about everything until I can find a full time job and get back on my feet. I think employers are disriminating * losing my hearing and maybe disabled. If there is some way I could get some assistance for mortgage and bills that would help so much, or maybe some type of aid for my disability that would be great. I would only plan on needing it until the end of 2014. Hopefully not even that long. Thank you so much for taking the time to read over this.

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Re: Losing my hearing and going deaf

Post by Admin » Fri Sep 19, 2014 7:40 pm

If someone is discriminating against a hearing disability, that is illegal. So maybe contact an attorney.As far as your question on the hearing aid, there are some different state and regional programs that can assist with those. those can deaf can get assistive technology, free hearing aids, and more, and here is more information. http://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html ... ogram.html

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Re: Losing my hearing and going deaf

Post by Michelle berryhill » Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:43 am

My Sister lives in Clinton, IL. She has a daughter who is going deaf and who has Down syndrome and is currently in need of a hearing aids. She is unable to pay for such an expense as she works at the post office, so her Daughters Medicaid has been revoked. I am wanting to know if there is any organization or group in this area that may help her to meet this expense. These would be her Daughters very first hearing aids and is very much needed to perhaps help her better in her education/social life. Please contact me with any information that may help my Sister and Niece in any way with this situation so she does not do deaf.
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Re: Losing my hearing and going deaf

Post by Maximus12 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:51 pm

I was hoping to receive some information on some hearing aids for the deaf or losing hearing. I'm a single mother living off disability with a 3 year old and a 5 month old. I'm legally blind and legally deaf. I have USHERS SYNDROME. Hearing aids help me tremendously!! The only hearing aid I have is shorting out on me...I think because of moisture and sweat...and I worry my baby could throw up on it or just  a little bit more sweat is going to kill the sound in my hearing aid...I need it for the simple fact that I don't know how to function without them. I've been so lucky to have both hearing aids all 29 years of my life even when I was and am going deaf. Please can you help me in anyway...I'm desperate. I have a case open and I worry they are going to take my kids because I can't hear. ANY resources would help!!!
Please and thank you!!

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Post by Admin » Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:00 pm

If you are legally deaf, blind, and with disabled kids, then there are many resources for you for equipment. States, charities, and other groups will assist. Find the disabled equipment technology that may benefit you, both for hearing aids and other equipment.
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Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:51 pm
I was hoping to receive some information on some hearing aids for the deaf or losing hearing. I'm a single mother living off disability with a 3 year old and a 5 month old. I'm legally blind and legally deaf.

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