Out of hours/emergencies: please call the main office number, where the answer phone message gives details of a dedicated emergency number.
VISS is a not-for-profit company providing professional communication services for Deaf, deafblind and hard-of-hearing people living in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.
VISS offers the following communication services:
- British Sign language (BSL)/English interpreting
- Interpreting for deafblind people
- Deaf Awareness Training
- Speech-to-text/electronic note-taking
- Manual note-taking
- Document translation
- 24/7 emergency phone/text contact
Some settings where these services are required:
- Surgeries and hospitals
- Solicitor’s appointments
- Social Services
- Employment interviews
- Citizen’s Advice Bureau
- Financial services
- Religious settings
- Staff meetings
- Public meetings
All services provided by VISS are confidential, impartial, simple to use and are of benefit to deaf, hearing impaired and hearing people.