Community and networks

Cochlear can connect you with people and information that can help you or your child on their hearing journey.

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Cochlear understands the importance of being able to reach out to ask questions and speak and meet with other people and families that are experiencing their own 'hearing journey'. We listed some examples of the resources available for you below.

  • Support groups for candidates and recipients

Whether you are already a Cochlear recipient or considering getting one of our hearing solutions, there is a Cochlear support network of health professionals and groups that you can speak with, wherever you are in the world.

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  • Cochlear Awareness Network

The Cochlear Awareness Network (CAN) is a team of volunteers, made up of thousands of people around the world who hear with a Cochlear hearing solution. Some are recipients, others are parents of recipients, and they all share one thing in common – a passion for helping others on their hearing journey.

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  • Mentor Program

You don’t have to walk this journey alone. Click on the button below to find a range of cochlear implant and Baha users who can coach you through the process of deciding and getting an implantable hearing solution. This free service is open to anyone and made possible through the Cochlear Awareness Network.

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  • Graeme Clark Scholarship

The Graeme Clark Scholarship is a unique award that has been set up to help individual recipients further themselves by undertaking university studies.

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Please seek advice from your medical practitioner or health professional about treatments for hearing loss. They will be able to advise on a suitable solution for the hearing loss condition. All products should be used only as directed by your medical practitioner or health professional.

Not all products are available in all countries. Please contact your local Cochlear representative.