Technology

These organisations may be useful if you are looking for information on assistive technologies and equipment that are used by deaf children. 

Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss has an online shop selling a variety of technology for deaf people. They also have regular reviews of products.


Action on Hearing Loss
19-23 Featherstone Street,
London EC1Y 8SL

Tel: 0808 808 0123
Text: 0808 808 9000
Email: Informationline@hearingloss.org.uk
SMS: 0780 0000 360
Web: www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk


 

Connevans

Connevans specialises in product development and supplies equipment suitable for deaf children and adults. 

Connevans Limited
Bridge House
1 Nutfield Road
Merstham, Surrey
RH1 3EB

Customer Services: 01737 247571
Text/minicom: 01737 644016
Fax: 01737 223475
Email: info@connevans.com
Web: www.connevans.co.uk

 

Deaf Broadcasting Council

DBC ensures that deaf people have access to TV and video and that the access, whether by subtitling or sign language, is of suitable quality. DBC has close links with broadcasters, regulators and takes every opportunity to meet deaf people at exhibitions and other public meetings.

Email: pennybes@aol.com
Web: www.deafcouncil.org.uk/dbc

Gordon Morris Ltd

Gordon Morris

Gordon Morris Ltd Is a hearing specialist with over 20 years in the business, combining professionalism and technical expertise with the founder’s own enthusiasm and insight.

The business supplies, installs, maintains and advises on a range of equipment and environmental aids to hearing impairment.

Gordon Morris Ltd
Unit 21
Wessex Park
Somerton Business Park
Somerton
Somerset
TA11 6SB

Tel/Minicom: 01458 272121
Fax: 01458 274545
Email: online@gordonmorris.co.uk
Web: www.gordonmorris.co.uk

Hearing Direct

Offers advice and aids for the hard of hearing and the Deaf. The range includes ALDs (Assistive Listening Aids) and alerting devices. Hearing Direct's audiologist is HPC registered (Health Professions Council).

Watling House
East Anton Court
Icknield Way
Andover
Hampshire
SP10 5RG
Tel: 0800 032 1301
Email: via online form
Website: www.hearingdirect.com

Sarabec

Manufacturers and suppliers of assistive equipment and accessories for deaf and hearing impaired people.

Sarabec Ltd
15 High Force Rd
Middlesbrough
TS2 1RH

Telephone: 01642 247789
Fax: 01642 230827
Text (minicom): 01642 244 148
Email: mail@sarabec.co.uk
Web: www.sarabec.com

STAGETEXT

Provision of captioning services for arts, entertainment, educational and cultural venues. Promotes the use of captioning to increase accessibility for all people with a hearing loss.

STAGETEXT
First Floor
54 Commercial Street
London
E1 6LT
Tel: 020 7377 0540
Text: 020 7247 7801
SMS: 07781 489 770
Fax: 020 7247 3622
Email: via online form
Web: www.stagetext.org

Text Relay

The national telephone relay service which enables deaf, deafblind, deafened, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people to communicate with hearing people anywhere in the world.

Text Relay
POBox 284
Liverpool
L69 3UZ

Tel: 0800 7311 888 (helpline)
Text: 18001 0800 500 888  (helpline)
Email: via online form
Web: www.textrelay.org