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Lip Reading classes this autumn

There are places available in lipreading classes this autumn.  First class is free for new attendees and then £5 per session thereafter.

Banstead (tbc):

Monday afternoons, 1.30 – 3.30pm, starting 18th September

The Lambert Room, The Banstead Centre, The Horseshoe, Bolters Lane, Banstead, SM7 2BQ

 

Leatherhead:

Tuesday afternoons, 1.30 – 3.30pm, starting 19th September

The Fairfield Centre, 34 Swan Court, Leatherhead, KT22 8AH

 

Godalming:

Thursday afternoons, 2 – 4pm, starting 14th September

The Octagon, St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Borough Road, Godalming, GU7 1ES

 

East Surrey:

Wednesdays – venue(s) and timings to be confirmed, waiting list for those interested

 

If you require any further information please contact Tracey Wade:

tracey.wade@cofeguildford.org.uk

Tel: 01483 790327

SMS: 07531 268476

Hearing Champions

The Hearing Champions scheme was launched in the Diocese of Guildford in March 2013 as a practical response of the hear here project. The scheme currently runs in 44 parishes who host hearing aid clinics and has trained over 200 people in hearing aid maintenance.

For more information about Hearing Champions visit this website. Meanwhile, you can watch a video on work of Hearing Champions below:

Install, signpost and check hearing loops

Poster - Lets Loop

Be in the Loop

  • Do you have a Hearing Aid?
  • Do you use the Loop ‘T’ setting?
  • Have you been frustrated doing so?
  • None of the above but willing to ‘Buddy’ someone?

BE IN THE LOOP

Let’s Loop Surrey are looking for volunteers who will check Hearing Loops and help service providers and businesses do it better!

If you would like to join our team of volunteers please contact Yasmin Broome:

Tel/Text: 0745 526 7424

e-mail: Yasmin.Broome@surreycoalition.org.uk

Volunteer poster

Hearing aid maintenance training

Please see information about volunteer training for hearing aid maintenance and a booking form below. Events are held in Fleet and in Guildford

Events details:

Fleet:

Calthorpe Room, The Church on the Heath, The Key, Elvetham Heath Fleet GU51 1HA
Date: Saturday 25th February
Times: 10am—4pm

Training in Fleet leaflet

Guildford:

Diocesan House, Quarry Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3XG
Dates: 14th February , 27th April, 4th July, 12th September, 14th November
Times: 10am—4pm

Training in Guildford leaflet

Sandwich lunch and refreshments provided