Org Name Original: Department of Linguistics, Osmania University, Hyderabad

Altered Org Name: University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Osmania University, Hyderabad

Contact First: Dr.Swathi

Contact Last:C.S.

Project Title: ‘To Hear for Life, Listen with Care’ – Screening and Awareness Programme for University Staff and Students

Global: 

AFR:

EMR:

EUR:

AMR:

SEAR: India

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Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, Advocacy with policymakers, Awareness-raising

Primary Audience: Policymakers, General public, Adults, Older adults

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: General Public, Adults, Older adults

Specific Workplace: University Staff and Students

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents:

Screen Adults: 130

Screen Older Adults: 60

Policy Maker: Principal, University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Osmania University

Influencer: Prof.C.Ganesh, Principal, University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Traditional Media: 5000

Traditional Media Numbers: 5000

Social Media: Youtube

Social Media Numbers: 600

Event Description:

University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Osmania University in collaboration with MAA Institute of Speech and Hearing counted a free screening and awareness campaign for ear care and prevention of Hearing Loss. WHO Hearing Screening app ‘HearWHO’ app was used. The event was done in both digital and display modes. In the digital part two Google forms – used for before an after hearing screening with questions on awareness. A display of WHO material was used. ENT evaluation and Audiometric testing was also done. A certificate of participation was given.

WHO Educational Materials Used: Yes

Native Written Language: Telugu

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: Telugu

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Care for Hearing for Young Adults

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: No

Other Suggestions:

Kindly provide funding for an organization once in 2/3 years , so that others can get opportunities. This year we could not apply due to delay in permissions.

Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1 https://worldhearingday.org/wp-content/uploads/formidable/6/Image-4-WDF-2022-OU.jpg

Photo 1 caption UCASS, OU Hearing Screening programme

Photo 2 https://worldhearingday.org/wp-content/uploads/formidable/6/Stepwise-Procedure-converted.pdf

Photo 2 caption Stepwise Procedure

Photo 3 https://worldhearingday.org/wp-content/uploads/formidable/6/WHD-2022-Press-Cov.pdf

Photo 3 caption UCASS, OU, WHD 2022, Press Cov

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