Inspiration Wednesday: Living with non-visible disability

Jody Bell is a hearing impaired student at Stellenbosch University. Throughout her schooling, Jody refused to let her disability hold her back.

She was born with a profound hearing loss and only received her first set of hearing aid when she was a year old.

Bell shared her story with CapeTalk’s Pippa Hudson about the work she is doing to create awareness around non-visible disabilities.

It affected me a lot and because my hearing loss is so profound sometimes the hearing aid did not work until I eventually got my cochlea implants

Jody Bell, Hearing impaired student

Listen to Jody's story on The Pippa Hudson Show:


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