Deaf people and dating
She is passionate about deaf awareness, campaigning for equality and helping others through her personal blog as Deafie Blogger.If you have normal hearing, but your considering dating someone that’s either deaf or hearing-impaired it’s probably a good idea to know how to communicate with them and understand the challenges they face in everyday life.I felt like all the boys my age were very judgmental and immature.
When it comes to going on dates, things can sometimes get challenging.
Instead, choose a place that’s well-lit and features a friendly warm environment.
Remember, just because an atmosphere may seem romantic for those that have normal hearing, for a deaf or hearing-impaired person such an environment may simply just be frustrating. Try to Find a Place with Minimal Background Noise You may be wondering why background noise is an issue for deaf people – well, it’s not really, but there are many people you may consider dating that aren’t completely deaf just hard of hearing.
As a person with hearing loss, there’s two sides to dating…
being with a normal hearing person or with a deaf partner.