Hearing Week

Hearing Week is held annually by the Foundation, and aims to raise awareness and understanding of hearing loss among the New Zealand public.

Hearing Week 2016

Hearing loss is the most common sensory disability globally and 32 million children across the world live with disabling hearing loss. Over 1.6 million children have severe or profound hearing loss.  Read more


Hearing Week 2014

This year we encouraged deaf and hard of hearing New Zealanders to take advantage of the growing range of technology designed to improve their quality of life.  Read more


Hearing Week 2013

The message of Hearing Week 2013 is simple: if you or someone you care about has a hearing loss, get help promptly. Read more