Cochlear Implant Awareness, Education, Information and Support for adults

Living in Silence

Ricky McLeod's Story

DISCOVER

A cochlear implant may be the right hearing solution for you.

If the answer was YES to one or more of these questions, please refer to the Cochlear Implant Programme.

For information visit the Northern Cochlear Implant Programme at www.ncip.org.nz or the Southern Cochlear Implant Programme at www.scip.co.nz

For more information on the cochlear implant assessment process:

Briefing Document

Transforming lives: Cochlear implants in New Zealand.

Briefing to the incoming Government November 2020.

From the Northern Cochlear Implant Programme and Southern Cochlear Implant Programme.

YEAR IN THE LIFE

Welcome to ‘A year in the life’ where we have followed cochlear implant recipients on their journey back to a hearing world. In the words of one cochlear implant recipient, “My cochlear implant is a miracle.” It is time that everyone who needs a cochlear implant in New Zealand has access to their own miracle. Follow Scott and Charlotte’s journey back to a hearing world.

 

SEE HOW YOUR LIFE CAN CHANGE

Below are some videos from cochlear implant users, ENT surgeons, audiologists and researchers that you may find informative and helpful about the cochlear implant journey in New Zealand.

 

WE MADE THE NEWS

New cochlear implant global...
cochlear implant international community of action (ciica) CIICA is a new and... read more
International Cochlear Implant...
23rd February 2021 "Record numbers of profoundly deaf adults are waiting to have their... read more

WE’VE BEEN BLOGGING

Communication tips during the...
  It’s that time of year again, where the excitement is building, and plans are... read more
Face masks: The challenges of...
So if it weren’t for having cochlear implants I would not be at work this week or next... read more
The Sounds of Life