We Want Captions

We need to see what we cannot hear. When people who are deaf, people who have hearing loss, can’t hear the words, we need to see them being made through speechreading. But that only helps for about half the words, because many speech sounds and words occur out of sight – behind the lips, back…

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How to Zoom Like a HoH (with Hearing Loss)

(Note: HoH = Hard of Hearing = Person with Hearing Loss. HoH is snappy and easy to use – as long as you don’t say “I’m a HoH” out loud to the wrong person. Like your mom.)   Virtual meetings – the pandemic’s go-to communication lifesavers! Can we even remember a life before Zoom or…

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