Hi Kent - East Kent Resource Centre
Public phone: 01227 760 046 / 01622 232213
Website URL: http://www.hikent.org.uk
Service offered: Information and advice on all aspects of hearing loss. Display room for trying equipment. Assessment of need conducted on behalf of Kent County Council Social Services , supplies and installs equipment for anyone over 65 with a hearing loss. Works to ensure that all deaf and hard of hearing people have access to relevant services. Deaf awareness training. BSL courses. Lip-reading classes.
Target group: People who are deaf or have hearing loss, and their families.
Area served: Kent.
How to contact: Drop-in, contact for an appointment for an assessment.
Monday: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Access for wheelchair users to public rooms. Loop system.
Languages other than English: Staff have some BSL signing skills.
Charity number: 1052036
Year established: 1990
Staffing: 3 full time staff and 1 volunteer.
Public transport: Canterbury West train station - 15 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 16 November 2017