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Organization: Centre for Disability in Development
Title: Events of CDD to celebrate World hearing Day, 2023
Description: Awareness Session: Discussion with primary health care (PHC) providers: Rally at community level: Ear Screening Camps:
CDD organized a total of 29 awareness sessions/events. These events were conducted with SHG members, students, teachers, and community people to inform about the importance of ear and hearing care and encourage them to seek professional services in need. In total 1278 persons were sensitized. Among them 142 were persons with disability.
CDD and its partners conducted several meetings (06) with the PHC providers towards understanding the needs of people with hearing loss and ear disease. A total of 29 PHC providers participated in those meetings
08 rallies have been organized, where a total of 336 persons participated. Creating Mass awareness and draw attention of the local level decision makers was the objective.
A total of 02 hearing screening camps were organized by CDD where a total of 47 persons have been screened.
Discussion with primary health care (PHC) providers:
Rally at community level:
Ear Screening Camps:
Live Event: Yes
Hearing Screening: Yes
Social Media: Yes
Authorities or policymakers: Yes
Influencers or celebrities: No
Ear Screening at Community level
Govt. officials and local elites participated in the Rally
Discussion meeting with local health service providers
Art Competition for Deaf Children to celebrate the Day