Shropshire Council

Sensory impairment

The Sensory Impairment Team supports people who are hearing and/or vision impaired.

Our duty officer is usually available between 8:45am and 5pm Monday to Thursday, and 8:45am to 4pm on a Friday to advise people who contact us by telephone or email:

We're able to register you:

  • Hard of hearing
  • Deaf with speech
  • Deaf without speech


  • Sight impaired (partially sighted)
  • Severely sight impaired (blind)

...following receipt of a certificate of vision impairment (CVI) from your consultant ophthalmologist at the hospital.

Please use the links at the bottom of this page to find out more about our service, registration and how we may be able to help you.