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Get involved in Deaf Awareness Week 2017

Date: 09 May 2017

pic_deaf-awareness-weekThere are lots of ways you can get involved in Deaf Awareness Week 2017 (15-21 May):

Hearing Champions cafés

Monday 15 May: 2.15–2.45pm, All Saints Church, Onslow Village, Guildford

Tuesday 16 May: 10am–12pm, St Mary’s Church Room, Chiddingfold

    11am–12pm, Hambledon Church, Godalming

Thursday 18 May: 10.30am–12pm, St Christopher Room, St Paul’s Church, Crawley Ridge, Camberley

Friday 19 May: 10.30–11.30am, St Mary & St Nicholas Church Hall, Leatherhead

Hearing aid clinics 

Tuesday 16 May: 2–4pm as part of the Dementia Friendly Shepperton Launch event, Shepperton Village Hall, High Street TW17 9AU

Wednesday 17 May: 11-12pm at Shere Surgery, Gomshall Lane, Shere, GU5 9DR

Thursday 18 May: ​10am–12pm at the Sensory Services Hearing & Sight Bus, Hersham Day Centre, Hersham

Friday 19 May: 10am–12pm at the Kingston Audiology Hearing Screening tests, St Mary’s Church, East Molesey (TBC)


Hearing loop audit

Are you a churchwarden? If so, please carry out a listening test of the church hearing loop in your parish and submit your results here.

How to test your hearing loop - instructions

Deaf Awareness Week resources and fundraising ideas

Join NDCS' Big Cake Bake to raise money and awareness to help deaf children

Resources for schools

​Find out more

See the Sensory Inclusion page to find​ out more about our diocese's commitment to people who are hearing-impaired, and about local churches that provide BSL support during regular worship​ and a monthly Deaf-led service at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Farnborough.

You can also contact diocesan sensory inclusion adviser, Tracey Wade on 01483 790327 or at

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