On the road to an education in Uganda

Education in Uganda: photo of a child with hearing loss walking to school in Uganda

Children with hearing impairments in rural Uganda are typically considered a bad omen and can face discrimination and exclusion from basic services like education. Signal and its partner Signhealth Uganda […]

How I joined the 21st century

New technology: photo of a woman wearing a streamer in Signal: The Hub

Frances recounts her journey of discovering new technology at Signal: The Hub, enjoying phone calls with her family again, and going on to use her own experience of hearing loss […]

Learning with a smile

Photo of a child with a hearing impairment smiling in class in Uganda

Junior is a young boy with a hearing impairment as well as a learning disability. He goes to the same rural primary school in the Central Region of Uganda as […]

Deafness separates people from people

Deafness separates people from people: please face me

“Blindness separates people from things; deafness separates people from people.” These powerful words are attributed to the author Helen Keller, who became blind and deaf in infancy, following an illness. […]

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