The report finds that dealing with medical professionals on health issues can be a disastrous and traumatic experience for the Deaf people.
Low self-confidence among Deaf women is also a documented result of their educational experience under the oralist system in Ireland.
Kilkenny has approximately 6-10 Deaf Women. A lot are isolated and don’t interact with the community. A lot from Kilkenny moved to Dublin.
It can be difficult to access GP’s. There are 4 qualified interpreters but they all have full time work – we need more interpreters, Sometimes I have to use my […]