Directory of local Hearing Loss charities and support groups in the UK

We are often asked if CamTAD has other branches elsewhere but we are a service dedicated to support people in Derby and Derbyshire.

On this page we have a list of other organisations from around the UK that offer a similar service to us to help you to link with services near to where you live.

Click on the name of the name of the organisation to go to their website, you can also click on their email address to email them.

For local lip reading classes near you please go to the ATLA website by clicking here

Ayrshire

Sensory Impaired Support Group (S.I.S.G.) Ayrshire

Telephone – 01292 266791 or email: denise@sisg.co.uk (Denise McClung – Project Manager)

Banbridge, Northern Ireland

Banbridge Lipreading Group

Telephone 07880 582329 or email: monaliza2007@btinternet.com

Birmingham

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the contact form on their website

East Birmingham and Solihull Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone 01676 522317 or 07813 870868 or email: alma@usrussells.co.uk

Bury

Communic8te Bury

Telephone – 0161 763 4882 or email – enquiries@communic8tebury.co.uk

Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire Hearing Help

Telephone – 01223 416141, text: 07852 699196 or email: enquiries@cambridgeshirehearinghelp.org.uk

Come and be Heard – Chatteris

Telephone 01354 695317 or email hmc2208@gmail.com

Cheltenham

Cheltenham and District Social Club of the Hard of Hearing

Telephone 01242 257708 or email: john.s@vuclub.net

Colwyn Bay

Centre of Sign Sight Sound

Telephone 01492 530013 or email info@signsightsound.org.uk

Cornwall

Hearing Loss Cornwall

Telephone – 01872 225 868, Text Relay: 18001 01872 225868 or email – info@hearinglosscornwall.org 

County Durham and Darlington

Durham Deafened Support

Telephone – 0191 5183358 or use the contact form on their website in the link

Croydon

Croydon Hearing

Telephone: 020 8686 0049, Text Phone: 07596 717042 or email – enquiry@croydonhearing.org.uk

Croydon Group of the Middlesex Surrey League

Email – martin@roper.myzen.co.uk

Daventry

Daventry and District Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 01327 705252 or email – lizzie.p@talktalk.net

Derbyshire

CamTAD Hearing Support

Telephone – 01332 258143 or 07788 715705, Text or WhatsApp 07788 715705 or email uhdb.camtad@nhs.net

Communication Unlimited

Telephone 01332 369920, SMS/WhatsApp 07812 300280 or email bookings@cu-bsl.co.uk

Deaf and Hearing Support (North Derbyshire)

Telephone – 01246 555934, Mobile – 07442 536409 or Email – info@deafandhearingsupport.co.uk

Deaf-initely Women

Telephone/Fax – 01773 828233, Text/Facetime – 07421 827 162 or email info@deafinitelywomen.org.uk

Derby Tinnitus Support Group

Telphone – 01332 727274 or email – derbytinnitus@gmail.com

Listen Hear Support Group (Derby)

Telephone – 07817 412918 or email – listen.hear@mail.com

Matlock and District Hard of Hearing Club

Email theslacks1@hotmail.co.uk

North Derbyshire Tinnitus Support Group

Telephone – 01246 380415 or email – mail@tinnitussupport.org.uk

Hearing Help UK (Amber Valley)

Telephone – 01773 570976 or email info@hearinghelpuk.uk

Devon

Living Options – See Hear Centre & the See Hear Bus

Telephone – 01392 459 222, SMS 07856 426 940 or email – info@livingoptions.org

Dumfries

Dumfries and Golloway Hard of Hearing Group

Telephone – 01387 950641 or email – info@dghhg@gmail.com

Edinburgh

Hearing Link – Hearing Support Edinburgh

Essex

Hearing Help Essex

Telephone – 01245 496347, Mobile – 07950 406173 or email – info@hearinghelpessex.org.uk

Benfleet Hard of Hearing Club

Postal contact only – RVS Hall, Richmond Avenue, Benfleet, SS7 5HE

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please complete the online form on the website’s link to contact them

Glasgow and Clyde

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form by clicking on the link

Gloucestershire

Gloucester Deaf Association

Telephone – 01452 372999 or 07875 610860 or email – admin@gda.org.uk

Cheltenham and District Social Club for the Hard of Hearing

Telephone – 01242 257708 or email – john.s@vuclub.net

Coleford Deaf and Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 01600 772354

Guildford

Guildford Hard of Hearing Support Group

Text – 07761 000549 or email – askghoh@hotmail.com

Hampshire

Alton All Saints Hard of Hearing Group

Telephone – 01420 83514 or email – kaddando@gmail.com

Hearing Link – Andover Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 02380 766138, Sms – 07986 608524 or email: caread@talktalk.net

Andover Lipreaders

SMS – 07984 721990 or email – lipreadbarrie@gmail.com

Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire Hearing Advisory Service

Telephone – 01707 324582 or email – info@hhas.org.uk

Hull

RNID Hear to Help Service 

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Isle of Wight

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Kent

HI Kent (Canterbury)

Telephone – 01227 760046 or email – enquiries@hikent.org.uk

HI Kent (Maidstone) 

Telephone – 01622 691151 or email – enquiries@hikent.org.uk

Folkestone District Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 01303 266668 or email – jennybrandon3@gmail.com

King’s Lynn, Norfolk

West Norfolk Deaf Association

Telephone – 01553 773399 or email – info@wnda.org.uk

Lancashire

Ormskirk Hard of Hearing Organisation

Telephone – 01695 423891 or email –ericmorris@cix.co.uk

Standish Lipreading Society

Email – info@standishlipreading.co.uk

Leeds

Leeds Hearing Loss and Sight Loss Service

Telephone – 0113 288 5750, Text/whatsApp – 07702 940888 or email leedsinfo@bid.org.uk

Leeds and district Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 0113 2872380 or email jwebster934@btinternet.com

Lincolnshire

RNID Hear to Help Service 

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Liverpool

Liverpool Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 07762 724361 or email – lynnburns50@aol.co.uk

London

RNID Hear to Help Service 

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Milton Keynes

SARC – Sensory Advice Resource Centre

Telephone – 01908 401 135 or email – sarcmk@bid.org.uk

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Deaflink

Telephone – 0191 2812314 or email – admin@deafink.org.uk

Northern Ireland

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Norwich, Norfolk

Norfolk Deaf Association

Telephone – 01603 404440 or email – nda@hearfornorfolk.org.uk

Nottingham

Hear Together

Email – info@heartogether.org.uk

Oxford

Deafdirect – Oxford Hard of Hearing Group

Telephone – 01905 746301 or email – info@deafdirect.org.uk

Perth and Kinross

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Plymouth

Improving Lives – Plymouth

Please telephone – 01752 201899 or email – sensorysolutions@improvinglivesplymouth.org.uk

Reading

Hearing Link – Reading Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 01428 751343 or email – david.34murray@btinternet.com

Rotherham

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Salisbury

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form on their website by clicking on the link above.

Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Hard of Hearing group

Email – catherine@smudgeandsimba.plus.com

Solihull

Solihull Sensory Service

Telephone – 0121 246 6100 or email – info@bid.org.uk

Somerset

Hearing Link – Taunton Hard of Hearing Club

Telephone – 01823 278056 or email – anne.edlmann@icloud.com

Stockport

Walthew House

Telephone – 0161 480 2612 or email – admin@walthewhouse.org.uk

Swindon

Hearing Link – Swindon Lipreading Group

Email – peter.sparks@btinternet.com

Telford

Hearing Link – Telford Hard of Hearing Group

Telephone – 01952 604410 or email – c.e.nock28@btinternet.com

Twickenham

Hearing Link – Twickenham Hearing Support Group

Telephone/SMS – 07584 425464 or email – johnkirby57@hotmail.com

Tyneside

HoHo – Hard of Hearing Organisation

Email – judger.daniel@virginmedia.com

Wales/Powys

RNID Hear to Help Service

Please use the online form by clicking on the above link

Warwickshire

Central England Lipreading Support Trust

Telephone – 07855 621778 or email – contactcelst@gmail.com

Worcester

Deafdirect 

Telephone – 01905 746301 or email – info@deafdirect.org.uk