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A family overcoming disability

23 November 2015 8:00 AM

Find out how a a blind mother and father managed to communicate well with their two deaf children.

A blind mother and father spoke to EWN about the challenges they face raising 3 children, two of whom are deaf.

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Get in touch with John Robbie's team on JR@702.com if you can help with getting cochlear implants for the two deaf kids.


23 November 2015 8:00 AM

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