Tag: Faces of CUREUsher

Claire Morley

NAME: Claire Morley AGE: 45 WHERE ARE YOU: Bury, Lancashire COMMUNICATION METHOD: Email, text messages using inverted colours and large text, limited lip reading, some deafblind manual sign language. YEAR OF USHER DIAGNOSIS: 1997 USHER TYPE: USH2A FAMILY/CHILDREN: Married to Craig, one daughter. CAREER: Previously a Social Care Officer ,and also a teacher of students… Read more »

Catherine Gibson

Name: Catherine Gibson Age: 48 Where are you: Bury, Lancashire, England Communication method: Spoken. Year of Usher syndrome diagnosis: Not sure, around mid 1990’s. Usher type:  Usher 2a. Family/children: Husband and 2 teenage boys, and a guide dog. Career: Director of a construction consultancy company, and manage 3 more similar companies. Hobbies: Reading books, travelling especially city… Read more »