Dolores has been a leading figure in the hearing healthcare sector for the past 27 years, having first qualified as an accountant technician (MIATI) and then studying audiology and qualifying as an Audiologist (ISHAA, MSHAA) in 2002.
She has worked across all aspects of the business within Hidden Hearing, serving as Operations Manager for 4 years. For six years she was Branch Manager/Senior Audiologist for the Cork Branch, and Team Leader for six audiologists in the Southern Region.
A leading media commentator on hearing loss issues, Dolores Madden planned and implemented Hearing Awareness Week. Running since 2007, this annual event has significantly raised the issue of hearing loss on Ireland’s health agenda.
She also launched the Hidden Hearing Heroes awards scheme in 2011, a CSR initiative to recognise unsung heroes in communities across Ireland.
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Cruise holidays are popular amongst all age groups, especially older holidaymakers, and there are several exciting cruise options out there to choose from. Cruises are a wonderful way to see the world, and you may be surprised by the variety this sort of holiday can bring.
Here at Hidden Hearing, we believe that hearing loss should never hold you back. Take a free hearing test and talk to our experienced audiologists about the best hearing solutions to ensure that you can enjoy your life to the full – including taking fantastic holidays!
Our Favourite Cruise Ideas
Cruise holidays are a good option for people who want to explore several different destinations during one holiday. You can choose the area in which you wish to travel, and find a cruise that suits you and your holiday companions. Check out our suggestions and you can begin to plan your dream holiday today:
- Mediterranean. A mediterranean cruise gives you a huge range of experiences to choose from, and you can select an option that appeals to you and your travel companions. Discover the Greek Islands, or Southern Spain, or head to the Croatian coast to find dazzling beaches and traditional culture.
- Arabian Gulf. This is a beautiful part of the world, and you can uncover the delights of cities such as Dubai and Muscat as you explore the Gulf. You will be able to make the most of the impressive facilities on board your ship, as well as enjoying stops in unique places along your route.
- Caribbean. Imagining a Caribbean cruise conjures up stunning white beaches, beautiful blue seas and a truly relaxing, tropical holiday atmosphere. You can be sure that you will treasure the memories of a Caribbean cruise forever! You can select the route that best suits you, choosing to visit islands such as Puerto Rico or St Lucia, and you can also enjoy some time in Florida before or after your cruise.
- Antarctica. If you fancy something completely different, a cruise in Antarctica will really tick the box. You can experience the delight of seeing penguins in their natural habitat, and get close to breathtaking icebergs. This is really a once in a lifetime opportunity, and you are guaranteed a very special holiday.
Book a Free Hearing Test at Hidden Hearing
Take our free hearing test online to find out if you have hearing loss, and talk to our friendly team to arrange a free hearing test in one of our clinics. We know that many people with hearing loss put off seeking help, but this can increase the likelihood of further hearing loss, as well as dementia and depression, so we advise you to talk to us as soon as you notice the symptoms of hearing loss.
Hidden Hearing is Ireland’s leading private provider of hearing care solutions, and our national network includes over eighty branches and clinics. We provide free hearing tests and our experienced team of audiologists will help you to find the best solution for your lifestyle.