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Living with disabilities and long term conditions

Sensory loss

Do you have a diagnosed sight loss or hearing loss, or both?

If the answer is yes and you are 18 years old or over the Sensory Loss Teams can offer you support, information or advice to help you stay independent and make every day tasks much easier / safer to do.

Our specialist workers can offer you:

What if I haven’t had a sight / hearing test?

Before booking an appointment you must have the cause of your sight loss /hearing loss diagnosed. If you have not had a hearing test (within the last 5 years) or been to the eye department at the hospital please speak to your GP. Sensory Loss Teams are unable to offer medical advice/treatment, hearing aids or glasses.

How do I find out more and access this service?

Please contact our Sensory Professional Advisors Team via Adult Services who will happily answer your questions and make a referral to your local team:

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View the Disabilities publications page for:
  • Managing Sensory Loss
  • Services for people with hearing loss

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