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I want to hear about difficulties others experience when communicating with non disabled

margaret_rose66
margaret_rose66 Member Posts: 1 Listener
I want to hear about difficulties others experience when communicating with non disabled

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  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @margaret_rose66   Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for sharing  Hope we can be supportive and understanding.

    We are a friendly community . Care and Share.

    Lots of new friends. Advice, information.

    Ask the community anything some one ready to listen.

    Take care

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  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,557 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @margaret_rose66 and a warm welcome to the community! Please do have a look around and let me know if there is anything that I can help with. I know I sometimes have difficulties communicating with others if I am unsure they are looking at me, or if the communication is non- verbal (I am partially sighted)
    Scope

  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,946 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @margaret_rose66

    Welcome! I am deaf in both ears and partially sighted, communication can be exhausting especially when I meet new people. I don't know much sign language and some people don't take time to speak slowly and clearly for me to understand which ends up leaving me frustrated. Luckily I have supportive family and friends around me who try anyway possible to help me understand. Do you have any communication issues?

    Ami. :)
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