Shropshire Deaf & Hard of Hearing Forum

Start Date:
25th January 2017

End Date:
25th January 2017

Start Time:
2 pm

End Time:
4 pm

Event title: Shropshire Deaf & Hard of Hearing Forum
Venue: Telford Whitehouse Hotel, Watling Street, Telford TF1 2NJ Weblink: www.shropshiredeafandhardof
Name: Hugh Battersby
Telephone: 01691 624669
Event description: Our meetings are open to all who have an interest in deafness or hearing impairment, so please join us.

Our speakers today will be:

  • Heather Smith, National Trust Equality Specialist who will talk to us about access for for deaf & hearing impaired people.
  • Rachel Whitney Development Officer for Sight and Hearing Loss Support at Shropshire Rural Community Council is our second speaker & she will inform us about recent changes to services.
  • Lyndon Thomas a hearing link volunteer,  will explain the mysteries of the Text Relay System.

Sign Language Interpretation by courtesy of VISS and Shropshire Council will be present as will a lipspeaker.
Hearing Dogs Are Welcome
A loop system will be available.

For more details please visit : www.shropshiredeafandhardof

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