Christine O'Mahony: None So Deaf
Christine O’Mahony was born in 1952 in Northampton. As a young child Christine spent time in Nazareth House children’s homes with her two sisters, before returning to family life in Camden, London aged five. Christine attended local C of E and Catholic primary schools and a local Catholic Secondary School, also spending time in hospital aged seven.
Here Christine describes attitudes within her family about her deafness as she grew up and became an adult.