John and Lucille van Geest Place
Cygnet Road, Hampton
Tel: 01733 358100 (TEXTPHONE 01733 358858)
Fax: 01733 358356
This is a charity which provides advice, information and support to people with combined sight and hearing loss. It offers a national helpline with a single number for both voice and text calls.
The charity provides communicator guides who can support deafblind people during shopping trips, social and leisure activities, courses or work placements, and appointments. Communicator guides also work with deafblind people in residential care.
The charity can also provide volunteer befrienders who will visit or telephone deafblind people on a regular basis. This scheme offers companionship and friendship for isolated, lonely and housebound deafblind people.
Tel: 01422 393000
Textphone: 01422 393398
Text messages only: 07776454642
Tel: 01422 363561
1 Park Road, Halifax, HX1 2TU