Please use diversion to access the CamTAD Office

The access to the CamTAD Office will be limited from today due to essential maintenance along the corridor between the blood clinic and our office. There are two diversionary routes off the main corridor which you may use to get to our office:

Junction 1 – Dermatology

You can divert by going through the Dermatology entrance at junction 1, at the hospital’s main entrance, follow the corridor around until you get to CamTAD Hearing Support.

Junction 6 – Audiology/Eye clinic

You can divert at junction 6, head down the corridor until you get to the Audiology/Diabetic Eye Screening Reception, turn right and head to the Outpatients reception, they will guide you from there.

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Christmas Prize Draw results

Our grateful thanks to everyone that had a go on our Christmas Prize Draw, below is a list of the winners, all of whom have been contacted by The Rotary Club of Derby South who organised the draw.

1 – 4790   Sylvia Mc Cann

2 – 2122   Terry Willis

3 – 7049   Sharon

4  – 3017  Alsaramigy

5 – 6848  Julie

6 – 2185  Tony Knight

7 – 5342   Marlyn Fenton

8 – 2188   Charlie Carr

9 – 5346  Clive Keeling

10 – 6946  Sue Briggs

11 – 7435  Danielle Cherry

12 – 7776  Tabitha

13 – 7503  Sarah and George

14 – 6204  Terry

Amazing prizes available in our Christmas 2019 Prize Raffle

We have joined up with the Rotary Club of Derby South for a raffle to raise funds for CamTAD Hearing Support. There are some amazing prizes on offer.

Tickets are £1 each or £5 for a book of 5 and are now available from the CamTAD Office at London Road Community Hospital and will be available from selected Coffee Morning Support Groups and Clinics from November.

Tickets will be available at the following CamTAD community sessions:

  • Allestree – St Johns Church (7th November and 5th December)
  • Alvaston – Handyside Court (12th November and 10th December)
  • Ashbourne – Chatsworth Court (19th November)
  • Castle Donington Surgery (28th November)
  • Chaddesden – Mayfield Road Church (8th November and 13th December)
  • Chellaston Medical Centre (14th November)
  • Littleover Methodist Church (20th November)
  • Long Eaton – Lacemaker Court (4th November and 2nd December)
  • Mackworth – Greenwich Gardens (11th November and 9th December)
  • Mickleover Library (1st November and 6th December)
  • Swadlincote Health Centre (12th November)

We also have a stall in the London Road Community Hospital foyer on:

  • Wednesday 20th November
  • Monday 2nd December
  • Wednesday 4th December

 

CamTAD Raffle

The tickets, license and all the prizes are provided by the Rotary Club of Derby South, who guarantee a return of at least 75% of all tickets sold by us to CamTAD Hearing Support. The remainder goes towards the prizes, the cost of running the raffle, the license fee and a contribution towards their own charities.

Updates to our website

Please note that we have made it much easier to find the information that you need on our website. We have also added more pictures to make the website easier to navigate.

Opening Times

  • extended times for telephone and email enquiries
  • our opening times are now easier to understand
  • We can now offer more flexible appointment times

Contact details

  • A new online form has been introduced to make contacting us easier
  • Contact the Service Manager directly by email if preferred

Membership

  • A new page encouraging membership
  • Now includes a sample newsletter (our newsletters will remain for members only)
  • Potential members can now download our membership form directly

Making a Payment or donation

  • You can now pay by card in person or over the phone
  • You can renew your membership by bank transfer

Fundraising

  • Added details of Legacy giving, Facebook donations and Amazon Smile

Volunteering

  • Updated the various ways that you can help through volunteering

Coffee Morning Support Groups and Hearing aid Clinics

  • Download our latest clinic lists directly from a link at the top of the page

Lipreading Classes

  • We have added a new page detailing where to find local classes

 

We’ve had a great morning supporting the Hardy Group Dementia Social Meeting

This morning CamTAD Hearing Support attended the Hardy Group Social Meeting at the Polish Club on Kedleston Road.

This fantastic local charity support people with dementia and their carers and provides a range of social activities such as the meeting this morning and coach trips around the country to local attractions.

This morning they were joined by two young ladies who demonstrated a seated dance class that they hold at DEDA (Derby Dance Centre) for members of the group. There were also a couple of young solicitors in attendance to give advice around wills.

The group had plenty of time to socialise and had a quiz and a game of bingo too.

We had a lot of interest in the equipment that we had available for carers and we also gave advice around hearing aids, even servicing a few while we were there.

If you know someone with dementia that lives in Derby City and you would like to get involved please check out their website:

https://hardygroupdementia.org.uk/

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