Action on Hearing Loss
Description of service
Represents people who are deaf or hard of hearing. Offers free confidential and impartial information and a range of services and support on all aspects of deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus. Encourages people to protect their hearing and take action to get their hearing checked. Services include information, factsheets and leaflets, awareness training, campaigning, supported housing and residential care, help with rights and benefits, GP support, equipment, online shop for hearing loss products, communication services, including deaf awareness training for employers and consultancy service for deaf and hard of hearing staff. The London office has a resource centre for people wishing to find out about equipment which is open Tuesday 10am-12noon and Thursday 2-4pm. Telephone to book an appointment first.