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European Friendship Week

Venue:      St John's School for the Deafefw

Date:         Sunday 22 July to Saturday 28 July 2018

Who For:   Teenagers aged between 11 and 16 years old, who wear a cochlear implant

Cost:         TBC

The Ear Foundation in collaboration with the European Association of Cochlear Implant Users are running a residential for young people, who wear a cochlear implant from across Europe.

An action packed week, it's all about having fun, meeting people from across Europe, having a cross cultural experience , practising speaking English, and developing our leadership skills.

A real life changing experience including trips out, arts, sports, team challenges, games and themed activities.  Everyday is different and lifelong friends are made.

This resdiential is ran by our experienced Speech and Language Therapists and Teachers of the Deaf and Volunteers, who have be running this residential for many years.

During one of our residentials last year, we were inspected by Ofsted and were awarded OUTSTANDING in all areas, you can read our inspection report Here.efw

"Thank you for making this event happen, our son loved every minute of it.  It is such an amazing experience!" (parent)

Want to join us next year from Europe....? All you have to do is:

  • Ensure your country is a member of EURO CIU
  • Gather a group of 4-6 young people from your country
  • Complete your booking forms
  • Book a flight

Want to join us from the UK.....? All you have to do is:

  • Contact The Ear Foundation to join the UK delegation group

If you would like further information or to partake in this amazing experience, please call 0115 942 1985 or you can email Rachel

With thanks the European Association of Cochlear Implant Users for helping to fund this event.