There is a great deal to understand about deafness and its implications as well as about a vibrant Deaf community that has its own interests and cultural norms.
Some of this information is available on this website at:
- factors relating to deafness (e.g. degree, age of onset, etc.) [see more],
- Auslan [see more],
- oral communication [see more],
- early life language development [more to come],
- technology – hearing aids and cochlear implants [see more]
Information about the Deaf community as well as its culture can be found on sites such as:
In addition, you can do your own web searches using such key words as “deaf culture” and “Deaf community”.