Equipment for Deaf/Hard of hearing people
|Organisation||Ideal For All|
Independent Living Centre
100 Oldbury Road
|Phone||0121 558 5555|
|Opening hours||9 .00 am to 5.30 pm Monday to Thursday, Friday till 5.00 pm|
|Accessibility details||The building is purpose-built for disabled access and also has an on-site car park with ample disabled parking bays.|
Following a short assessment we are able to supply a small range of equipment to assist individuals to live independently and safely. Products are normally provided to people who have had a hearing test and have been provided with hearing aids. Our experienced team can provide practical information and advice on a range of hearing conditions such as Tinnitus and Vertigo.
An example of the equipment provision includes:
Loud / flashing doorbells, pagers, television listeners, alarm clocks, fax machines and minicoms. People who are profoundly deaf with or without speech are usually issued with personal pager sets.
Team members at Ideal for All are able to provide a variety of community languages and British Sign Language .
|Staff Qualifications||The Service meets Matrix accreditation and IS0 9001 Quality Standards. The Occupational Therapist is also qualified to appropriate British Association of Occupational Therapy standards.|