Deafblind UK

Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
Address:
c/o National Centre for Deafblindness, John & Lucille van Geest Place, Cygnet Road, Hampton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE7 8FD
Telephone number:
0800132320
Email address:
Service description:
Deafblind UK is an organisation of and for people who are deafblind or have a combined sight and hearing loss.

They provide relevant, high quality peer support, befriending, and advice services to people with a dual sensory loss, helping them to live independently, interact with others, understand their rights, and access their entitlements. They also offer support and training to those who work with deafblind people.

Deafblind UK run a free telephone/ textphone helpline that supports deafblind people, their carers, their family and friends, as well as professionals working with people who have a loss of both hearing and sight.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
31/08/2018