DeafHear Regional News

Regional News

Tinnitus Awareness Week – Information Day Tinnitus Awareness 

Week – Information Day 2014.

On Tuesday 4th February Killarney DeafHear will host a day of information and support on the issues of Tinnitus.

According to the Irish Tinnitus Association’s definition: Tinnitus is the term for noises which can be heard “in the ears” or “in the head” – buzzing, ringing, whistling, hissing and other sounds – which do not come from an external source. It is a common condition, affecting up to one in ten of the adult population.

“Many people can experience Tinnitus at certain times in their lives and some find it can adversely affect their quality of life. However it is important to know that Tinnitus can be managed using simple and effective techniques. To mark Tinnitus Awareness Week we are inviting people to come along, to meet with staff as well as others who have experienced Tinnitus. We will have information on the subject as well as techniques to manage the condition.” says Jo Lambe – Community Resource Officer for DeafHear in Killarney.

As well as gaining a better understanding of the condition and accessing information on effective management, people will also have the opportunity to meet with Liz Dowling – an experienced relaxation therapist with an understanding of Tinnitus.

This free event will be held on Tuesday 4th February from 11– 1pm at the DeafHear office in Killarney.

Phone: 064 66 20052
Text: 086 805 6202





more...Hearing loss costs an estimated €2.2bn every year in Ireland.


go to top...

Legal, Compliancy & Security


Registered Office:, 35 North Frederick Street, Dublin 1, Ireland.

Tel: +353 (0)1 8175700 Minicom: +353 (0)1 8175777 Fax: 01 8723816 Text: 087 922 1046

Charity Number:
CHY 5633 Charities Regulatory Authority (CRA) Number: 20008772
Copyright © 2018 DeafHear      Legal      Returns Policy      Accessibility      Contact

Secure on-line payment using realex payments

All major Credit / Debit Cards accepted