Thirteen Years Supporting Good Practice
2004 to 2017 

We have a new name!  See recent announcements for more information...

The Group was set-up in 2004.

Its principal aims are:
  • To promote the use of radio aids among children and young people
  • To promote the knowledge base about radio aids
  • To influence the policy framework for the provision of radio aids
  • To influence the quality and consistency of radio aid provision and practice
  • To raise awareness of the importance of a positive acoustic environment
Manufacturers, voluntary sector and service providers in health, education and social care work together to realise the Group's aims.


Recent announcements

  • Welcome to the “UK Children’s Radio Aid Working Group” We are pleased to announce that we have adopted a new name that we believe best encompasses the full range of current technologies.  Whilst the term “fm systems” has been ...
    Posted 31 Oct 2017, 12:59 by FM Working Group
  • Ear Foundation: Using radio aids with pre-school deaf children (2017) NDCS has published a new report on the difference that radio aids can make in the early years.   The research, commissioned by the National Deaf Children’s Society and carried ...
    Posted 20 Jul 2017, 05:25 by FM Working Group
  • Ofcom reassures millions of people who rely on hearing technology about the upcoming sale of 4G frequencies The National Deaf Children's Society has issued this press release regarding the recent Ofcom report.
    Posted 25 May 2017, 05:04 by FM Working Group
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