At Deaf & Hearing support we provide a wide range of services from equipment demonstrations, monthly advice sessions to providing NHS Batteries. We provide services to North Derbyshire and surrounding areas.
Come and try out equipment and discover what is available to improve the quality of your day to day life. You can also loan some equipment to ensure it works well for you in your own home some items are excluded, please ask us for more details.
We have a wide range of equipment available for you to try and experience including...
Telephone, Television, Doorbell, Baby Alarm, Alarm Clocks, Smoke Alarm.
Landline Telephones, Cordless Telephones, Mobile Phones, Personal Listeners, Infrared Systems, Room Loop.
Alarm Clock Digital, Alarm Clock Analogue, Loud Doorbell, Doorbell with Flashing Light, Smoke Alarms, Pager Systems.
Our resource centre is open Monday to Friday 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm.
We are committed to providing great advice and regularly attend Community Health and Social Care Events Throughout North Derbyshire to ensure the needs of the deaf and hearing impaired are represented.
We also hold monthly advice sessions at various locations in North Derbyshire. Please click here to see where we are next and pop down to see us for advice, help and to answer any questions you may have.
We provide NHS Batteries please contact us for more details.
Becoming a Member
By joining our membership scheme you will be supporting the work we carry out at Deaf and Hearing Support and benefit from receiving Newsletters, Annual Review and Accounts.
In our newsletters we aim to keep you up to date with the latest technology, what is happening in your area concerning deaf issues, give you information about the Audiology services and Derbyshire County Council Adult Care services and other useful information.
We inform you about our Advice Sessions and Shows that we attend.
Individual Membership £10.00 per year (April to March)
Associate Membership £10.00 per year (April to March)
Couple Membership £15.00 per year (April to March)
Couple Assoc Membership £15.00 per year (April to March)
Organisational Membership £20.00 per year.
Out of County Membership £15.00.
We pride ourselves on our excellent team of volunteers.
All volunteers are DBS enhanced checked and volunteers attends a vigorous training programme to ensure they are fully aware of the products and services that are available to assist with hearing everyday sounds.
The volunteer team are professional with a friendly approach. The team consists of a mix of hearing aid users and hearing people who work very well individually and as a team.
Volunteers gain valuable experience increasing their own confidence and ability to deal with the various tasks they undertake. We gain the valuable resources required to provide a great service to our members and users of our services. Volunteers find the work very rewarding and gain a great deal of satisfaction. "Bringing a smile makes it so worthwhile" "I enjoy meeting people and helping them to make a choice".
For further details on volunteering – please contact us.
Donations are always welcome, please contact us for more details on how to donate.