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Team For Deaf/ Partially Hearing

Description

Service Description

We provide a range of support for babies, children and young people diagnosed with a hearing loss, including those with additional and complex needs. We are a team of specialist teachers of the deaf. There are also other professionals who work with us, for example, bilingual instructors and a deaf instructor. We provide support for pre-school as well as school aged children and young people.

'Ready, Steady, Go' parent support group for parents of pre-school deaf and partially hearing children and British Sign Language classes, ranging from the Family Sign curriculum up to, and including, BSL Level 2 are services /sessions that are provided for parents and families.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Services to parents are free. There is a charge to schools for some of our services. Schools can also purchase additional services.

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 To 19

Costs

Cost
Free
Cost per Session
£0.00
Cost per Hour
£0.00
Cost per Day
£0.00
Over 2's Cost per Week
£0.00
Under 2's Cost per Week
£0.00

Questions & Answers

Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
No
Do You Have A Waiting List?
No
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Yes
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers
Yes

Further Information

Provider Type
SEND
Suitable For
Hearing Impairment and Deafness
Delivery Channels
Office / Premises Schools Home Visit Case Work
Referral Criteria
Via Children And Adult Mental Health Project Via Gp Or Other Health Professional Via Looked After Children Teams Via School Via Social Care Professional Via Youth Offending Team Via Common Assessment Framework (CAF) Integrated Service For Disabled Children Early Help Assessment (EHA)