The purpose of this application is to enable you to share your hearing difficulties with your family, friends and colleagues, so that they better understand your individual situation with respect to hearing loss. It also demonstrates other types of hearing loss, so that you can compare your difficulties with others who have impaired hearing.

This Hearing Loss Simulator has been designed to help turn this complex subject into a language that can ultimately, help improve communication and allow the hearing-impaired person to be treated as an equal.