The opportunity of making direct contact with other users or exchanging experiences in a group is immeasurably important for affected persons, especially in the early stages of this unique journey.
Whether it is a personal conversation, or sharing wishes, worries or experiences in the community, you can find a comprehensive list here of contact details for self-help groups and initiatives and personal contacts who are happy to join our website and make themselves available as advisors and to share their experiences – because hearing connects!
Team Höribald includes users and their relatives who are available to you nline, by telephone or in person for questions or issues you may have. They have all declared themselves willing to share their knowledge and experience with others who are just setting out on their path and so might be very useful contacts for you and your family.
Self Help Groups and Initiatives
Helping other people and becoming engaged socially , makes you happy. That has even been scientifically proven. It improves the sense of self worth, you are happy to have the gratitude and appreciation and you feel the connectedness to each other. Those who help others and engage socially thus do themselves some good as well as others.
There are also many people who are happy to share their positively outcomes with others by making their knowledge and experience available.
These self-help groups and initiatives will support you at various locations with words and actions:
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Das Forum Usher Taubblind ist ein Selbsthilfeverein für Menschen mit Usher Syndrom und Hörsehbeeinträchtigung unterschiedlichster Ausprägung bis hin zur Taubblindheit.
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