Living with sight & hearing loss
This course aims to support employees in understanding the needs of those living with sight or hearing loss or both. The course looks at the challenges of everyday life, aids, adaptations and options available as well as how staff can support individuals.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is suitable for all team members at any level.
How long is the course?
What will you learn?
– List the main causes of sensory disability
-Â Describe the challenges of everyday living for those living with sensory loss
-Â Discuss support services available
-Â Reflect on how we currently support clients with sensory loss
-Â Manage risks posed by and to clients with sensory loss