Norfolk Deaf Association
120 Thorpe Road
Public phone: 01603 404440
Website URL: http://www.norfolkdeaf.org.uk
Service offered: Information, advice and practical support relating to hearing loss. See below for details.
Target group: Adults and Young people with all degrees of hearing loss
Area served: Norfolk.
How to contact: Telephone 01603 404440 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday: Hearing Aid Maintenance (by appointment only)
Tuesday: Drop in Hearing Aid Maintenance Clinic 10am-12pm
Wednesday: Hearing Aid Maintenance (by appointment only) BSL Practice Group 11:30am - 1pm (fortnightly)
Thursday: Drop in Hearing Aid Maintenance Clinic and Assistive Listening Devices Clinic 10am-1pm
Friday: Hearing Aid User Support Group 10am - 11:30am (fortnightly)
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm - Office hours Monday - Friday NHS hearing tests and hearing aid fittings (direct referral)* / Office hours Monday - Friday NHS hearing tests and hearing aid fittings (direct referral)*. * some hearing aid dispensers are not currently working with the NDA. Please phone to discuss. Monthly Tinnitus Support Group / Monthly Hush Club (Hard of Hearing Club)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: 1 disabled parking space at front door, and a further 6 spaces very close to the building. Extra parking is available at the back of the office. There is ramp access to the front door. The NDA office and the toilets (including disabled access toilet) are all on the ground floor. The reception area is looped, as is the clinic/training room. Some staff are trained in BSL. Annual Public Meetings at the NDA are supported by speech-to-text provision and (if requested) by BSL interpreters.
Languages other than English: Some staff are trained in BSL
Charity number: 1146883
Year established: 1898
Staffing: 6 staff, 40+ volunteers.
Public transport: The NDA is a short walk from the railway station. Buses from the city centre stop near the NDA. Ask either for the railway station, or for 'Rosary Road Corner' on Thorpe Road.
Record last checked: 15 June 2017