Warrington Sensory Loss and Telecare Team

Warrington Borough Council's sensory and telecare team provides services for people with hearing or sight loss. We provide a comprehensive and confidential service which is tailored to your individual needs and aims to help improve your quality of life. 

Hearing loss services include:

  • Qualified and experienced social work staff
  • Specialist equipment workers offering assessment, advice and support
  • Providing assistive technology equipment 
  • Support workers offering practical help with issues such as completing forms, telephone calls and clarification of letters and other correspondence
  • Highly qualified, self employed professionals who can provide interpreting support 

Visual impairment services include:

  • A specialist worker who can support you to carry out everyday tasks and increase your independence
  • Help you to use your remaining vision and other senses as effectively as possible
  • Home visits to identify the particular problems you face and offer advice and practical help on possible ways of dealing with them
  • A wide range of equipment to help you in your day-to-day life, and how to use it
  • Help with handwriting, keyboard skills and Braille
  • Help with mobility - regaining confidence, getting to local shops and amenities, using public transport
  • Give advice to your family and friends

Who to contact

01925 443979
07585 308010 (text)
Parent organisation
Warrington Borough Council

Where to go

New Town House
Buttermarket Street