Interested in joining a lipreading class?
June 1, 2010 by localnews
Over 100,000 people in the Glasgow area have some degree of deafness or hearing loss. People with impaired hearing may have difficulty in following speech and identifying sounds even with hearing aids and listening devices.
Hard of hearing people often have difficulty following conversations, hearing telephones, TV and audio. They may lose confidence and feel anxious about the future.
Learn to lipread and interpret visual clues, learn more about deafness, services and equipment. Learn to cope with deafness and improve communication. Meet new people and learn new skills and have fun too!
Register for a class near your area.
Come along to Deaf Connections Lipreading Open Day to find out more. The address is Deaf Connections, Norfolk Street, Gorbals, Just across the road from Bridge Street Underground, opposite the Skills Academy. The day is Wednesday 9 June 2010 from 1.30 to 3.30 and from 6.00 to 8.00.
Partners, friends and family all welcome!
For more information, contact Carol Grice, Deaf Connections, 100 Norfolk Street, Glasgow G5 9EJ
Tel 0141 420 1759