OPEN EARS is a non-denominational Christian charity (Registered Charity 284487) for people who have various degrees of impaired hearing, mainly (but not exclusively) those who communicate orally, assisted by hearing-aids and lip-reading. It aims to provide accessible fellowship, Bible teaching, prayer support and pastoral care, to produce informative literature, a quarterly magazine, and to support by gifts of money and equipment, specified Christian work among people with impaired hearing in developing countries.