In Touch With Sight
Newly diagnosed with sight loss?
Meetings over 3 weeks to learn more about your sight loss
Learn about your eye condition
Benefits available, equipment to assist
Meet those who can help
Meet other people who have a sight loss
Friday mornings 10 – 12.30pm
At The See Hear Centre
19a Alexandra Road
Phone for dates or to book a place
Lyn Steele 01271 376677
Do You ……….
• Spill the tea ?
• Struggle to see the controls on the cooker or the washing machine ?
• Get frustrated using the phone ?
• “Miss” the odd kerb or step ?
• Feel nervous crossing the road ?
• Give up reading the paper after the first page ?
If the answer to any of these is “Yes”, then why not ask at the desk in the Exmoor Unit to see Lyn Steele or John Wade, the hospital ROVI’s ( Rehabilitation Officers for Visual Impairment ). They can help with practical ideas, equipment or advice.
John Wade Lyn Steele
Exmoor Unit, Level 2,
North Devon District Hospital
Opening Times – Wednesday and Thursday
We are employed by the Devon County Council Sensory Impairment Team.We have been attached to the Optometry Department for many years and are now based in the new Macular Degeneration Clinic in the Exmoor Unit.
Please call us if you have a significant sight problem and feel you may benefit from our service.