Local help for the hard of hearing

HELP is on hand for the hard of hearing with a group monthly meeting.

The group is run by the East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre.

Different speakers attend each month to talk on a variety of subjects and equipment is demonstrated which can be of help to hard of hearing people. People can also learn useful tips on how to communicate with deaf or hard of hearing people.

The next meeting takes place on Monday, February 6, from 10.30am to noon at Hastings Voluntary Action, Jackson Hall, Portland Place.

The subject of this month’s talk is Communication Tactics.

Do you struggle to hear conversation when out in public places such as pubs, clubs and restaurants or during small family gatherings etc? If so, go along and find out how a few simple and easy to learn communication techniques could make all the difference.

For further details contact David Rowan, East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre, 8 St Leonard’s Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 3UH. Tel: 01323 722505. Email: david@eshrc.org.uk.