Thinking about cochlear implants for your child?
Information for parents or guardians who are considering cochlear implants for their child.
Cochlear implant surgery
This page provides information regarding what to expect on the day of your child’s surgery and following their discharge from hospital.
Rehabilitation and tuning following cochlear implant surgery
This page provides information regarding rehabilitation and tuning for children following cochlear implant surgery.
Living with your child’s cochlear implant(s)
Information on retention and personalisation options for your child’s cochlear implants and links the to the manufacturers' websites.
Downloadable leaflets and information sheets (children)
Children's cochlear surgery information, from what happens when your baby is referred for a cochlear implant assessment to tips for the first week after switch on.
A list of charities, manufacturers and sources of support for parents of children who are having a cochlear implant.
The pages within this section are written pieces provided by the families of some of our paediatric cochlear implant recipients, detailing their experience of their child having a cochlear implant