Killian gets well deserved student award at the Hidden Hearing Heroes Awards

The Hidden Hearing Heroes Awards were presented to nine deaf or hard of hearing people who have made a significant contribution to Irish society, their community, workplace, family or through sporting excellence. The awards, run by Hidden Hearing and the Irish Deaf Society, were presented in various categories The  Student Award went to Killian McDonnell.

A fantastic ambassador for young Deaf people, Killian recently made history as the first Deaf student with Down Syndrome to pass his Leaving Cert. He is highly active within his local community and the Deaf community, volunteering with Dogs Trust Dublin and participating in several productions with the Dublin Theatre of the Deaf.

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