Shropshire’s See and Hear Exhibition will again be hosting a fantastic range of events and activities for people with sight and hearing loss on Wednesday 10 May 2017.
The annual event, which celebrates its tenth successful year, will be hosted at Shrewsbury Sports Village on Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, between 10 am and 4 pm. The event is free and open to everyone, to try equipment and learn more about the support on offer to help improve the quality of life for those with a sensory impairment.
See and Hear will be providing information sessions and demonstrations throughout the day, as well as hosting over 70 exhibitors from local and national companies, services and charities.
There are seminars and work shops:
- Macular Disease and Visual Hallucinations: “Am I losing my mind as well as my sight?” Presented by Cathy Yelf, Macular Society Chief Executive
- “I Can’t Stand That Noise” – coping with sensitivity to sound. Presented by Vicky Sadler, Audiology
- Guide Dog Demonstration and Talk. Presented by Andy Guiel, Guide Dogs and Demonstration Dog, Natalie.
From 11 am Boccia Tournament – Indoor Bowls Centre, run by Shropshire Disability Network. Come and see 9+ Teams go head to head to get our trophy!
Outside there will be All Ability Cycling, See and Hear Information Van and Hearing Aid Maintenance Clinic run by Audiology, Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals sponsored by Salop Leisure Go Explore!
So much and more are being added all the time. It is a day not to be missed.
Click here for See and Hear Poster: See and Hear Poster 2017 complete
Click here for Programme of Events: Programme 2017 UPDATED