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Happy New Ear is a group of parents in Ireland dedicated to persuading the Irish government to fund two cochlear implants for children who need them. They are a similar grass roots organisation (used in the very loosest sense) as 2ears2hear.

Happy New Ear have put together a series of images to remind officials and politicians about the real reasons why funding for bilateral cochlear implants is so urgently needed – the children!

We have got their permission to bring some of them together. Read below for more details about each slide…