Could you offer support and advice for people with sensory loss?
The See Hear Centre (SHC) based in Barnstaple provides equipment, information and a support service for people with hearing and/or sight loss.
The Centre, open from 9.00am – 5.00pm every Tuesday (without an appointment) and by appointment on other days, offers the following services:
• Equipment demonstrations and ‘try before you buy’ loans
• specialist advice / training to use assistive equipment
• training in communication skills
We are seeking volunteers to help us at the See Hear Centre. Our volunteers can get involved in a wide range of activities, including ‘meeting and greeting’ our service users, providing admin support, helping us to promote our services, fundraising and much more.
We provide training about different types of equipment which can help people with a sight and/or hearing loss and volunteers are also trained in Disability and Deaf Awareness, Plain English, Safeguarding, etc.
For information about this opportunity, please take a look at the role profile Volunteer Role Profile SHC.
For an informal chat about this opportunity contact the See Hear Centre by:
Telephone: 01271 373236
Mobile / SMS: 07831 515809
Post: See Hear Centre, 19a Alexandra Road, Barnstaple, EX32 8BA
To make an application please download the documents below and send your application by post or email to the addresses as above.
Equal Opportunities Form
Living Options Devon is a well respected user-led organisation which works to ensure that people with disabilities and Deaf people can live the life they choose. Set up in 1990 LOD is a registered charity (Charity N0. 1102489) and a company limited by guarantee (No. 4925281). Based in Exeter and Barnstaple, our charitable aims mean we we can offer services across the South West and share good practice throughout the UK. Being led and run by people with disabilities and Deaf people ensures LOD has first hand knowledge and understanding of the issues facing service users and so is very well placed to increase the influence and voice of Deaf and disabled people. We do this by providing education, training and services which enable people to live the lives they choose.
We are happy to provide all information about Living Options Devon and its projects in alternative formats by request. Please contact us using the details above.
There are a number of ways you can contact us:
By telephone: 01392 459222
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By SMS: 07856 426940
By post: Living Options Devon, Ground Floor Units 3-4, Cranmere Court, Lustleigh Close, Matford Business Park, Exeter EX2 8PW