Darren “Dramatically” Improves His Hearing and Work Performance

April 7, 2021

Darren works as a transportation planner, writing reports for cities, analyzing data, and preparing conceptual drawings.

man working at a laptop, writing notes in a book“I have a profound hearing impairment. It means that it is difficult for me to follow group conversations,” he shares.

His audiologist referred him to the WorkBC Assistive Technology Services program.

Through WorkBC Assistive Technology Services, he received new hearing aids and an FM system, which enhances his hearing aids.

Now able to hear even in “noisy areas,” Darren recommends Assistive Technology Services to others in need.

“It has dramatically improved my hearing and therefore my work performance,” he says.


WorkBC Assistive Technology Services is operated by Neil Squire. Assistive Technology Services are available to individuals who have a work-related barrier due to a disability or a functional limitation. This may include barriers related to traveling to and from the workplace.

Questions about WorkBC Assistive Technology Services? Need help applying? Contact us: 1-844-453-5506 or info-ats@workbc.ca

Please visit www.workbc-ats.ca (new window) for more information about WorkBC Assistive Technology Services.

 Government of Canada and BC logos, This program is funded by the Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia