TCHH Stories

Seating Team in Nepal

Author: Brenda MacAlpine          Occupational Therapist I am often asked if I go to the same location repeatedly with a seating...

Hearing and Communication Team partnering with the ORLO Foundation

This is blog 4 of a 4 part blog series by the Hearing and Communication TeamThe main partner of TCHH's hearing and communication project...

Deaf Education Team’s Experiences in 3 Countries

Teaching literacy can be difficult in one language but when you need to teach literacy in Guatemalan Sign Language, Spanish and one of the...

Occupational Therapy in Sarajevo

After our first mission in Sarajevo, it clearly became evident to us that there was a general lack of awareness and knowledge of adaptive...

The Rewards of Working with Others

The students at the Deaf school in Pacullpa, Peru wanted to share their culture and food with the team. We had a fun afternoon...

Learning Sign Language in Central America

Older Deaf students at Escuela De Educación Especial Y Centro De Rehabilitación Integral Edecri in Coban, Guatemala help the younger students learn the signs...

Audiometry and Hearing Aid Certification in Haiti with a TCHH created Program

This is blog 3 of a 4 part blog series by the Hearing and Communication TeamIn order to tell you about our project and...

Changing Lives in Uganda

In Uganda, we had the opportunity to work with this young man.  He was 21, and spent his whole day inside his family's small,...

Making It Work

During our team trip to Peru, we visited some of the families that lived in communities outside of Lima. We took a subway train...