Queens Birthday Honours – The NZ Captioning Working Group Says Thank you John.

The New Zealand Captioning Working Group salutes John Harwood on receiving the Queens Service Medal in the Birthday Honours list, for services to the community.

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John is a Co-founder and Member of the Captioning Working Group; Deputy Chair of The National Foundation for the Deaf Council; Past President Hearing Association New Zealand and current National Board member. John brings many years of experience from living with a severe hearing loss and using hearing aids. He is a person of action and is working hard to make 100% broadcast captioning happen in New Zealand. John relies on captioning to make sense of many broadcast items.

To find out who John is working with on the NZCWG please click here

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Louise Carroll
Chair, Captioning Working Group

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