Andy and Jo Callaghan’s son Sam was born in 2011. Born profoundly deaf, Sam received cochlear implants just before his first birthday. Early intervention with AVT enabled Sam to attain age-appropriate speech and attend mainstream Primary School. Andy is now a Trustee at Auditory Verbal UK. You can read more about Sam, Jo and Andy here.

The family are based on the south cost. If you would like to request to speak with Jo and Andy about her experience, please email beth.cardwell@avuk.org