SHHH - Self-Help for Hard-of-Hearing Group meeting for Hard-of-Hearing and Deafblind people

SHHH - Self Help for Hard-of-Hearing Group - For Hard-of-Hearing and deafblind people

Stop press!!!! From May onwards our venue has changed to Newcastle City Library - Click here for map

      • Tuesday 1st August - Presentation & update by Rachel Carter, DisabledGo Website

Any new Hard-of-Hearing and Deafblind people are welcome!

With Socialising Time – An opportunity to meet other
hard of hearing people and update on our 'Let's Loop' project!
Loop system, Speech-to-Text Reporter and refreshments provided!


Click here for our poster and click here for group information.

Location : Newcastle City Library Charles Avison Building 33 New Bridge Street West Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX
Contact : SMS only: 07897 329 359, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Minicom/Tel: 0191 281 2314
When: Tuesday 01 August 2017, 01:30pm - 03:30pm

Useful links

 Newcastle City Council Social Care Direct - Adult social care services for deaf, hard of hearing, blind, partially sighted, deafblind people. Click here for more information.

If anyone Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing living in Newcastle is struggling they can arrange a needs assessment by contacting Social Care Direct on 0191 2788377 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Once the assessment is complete, equipment can be offered free of charge and is not means tested.  Once equipment has been provided subsequent equipment would need to be self-funded. There is a website to support the identification of equipment and clients should visit www.myequipmentnewcastle.org.uk


Another Council Services can be found on this link http://www.deaflink.org.uk/important-services/city-council


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