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Sensory Team

The Sensory Team provides suppport services to people who are:blind and partially sighted, deaf and hard of hearing, deaf-blind or have a dual sensory loss.

The Team provides specialist assessments relating to sensory impairments which may identify rehabilitation, equipment and/or support needs.

The Team includes a Manager, Social Workers, Care Managers and Rehabilitation Workers (who do assessments and arrange care plans to match a person's needs.

Drop in clinic available at 222 Upper Street, Islington, N1 1XR on Monday afternoons, 12.30pm to 5pm for Visually impaired people and on Thursdays 9.30am to 12.30pm for deaf and hard of hearing people.

Housing Aid /Advice Session, All Sensory Impairment, (Appointments only), 2nd Tuesday of every month, 9.30am to 12.30pm.

Deaf Welfare Rights Advice Service (Sarah Blainey-Jones/ Sally Reynolds), (Drop-in only), Tuesdays, 9.30am to 4.00pm. Time slots can be booked by: Attending reception at 222 Upper Street OR

Contacting Sarah Blainey-Jones via:
Mobile SMS: 07825 735 139, Email: sarah.blainey-jones@islington.gov.uk OR

Contacting Sign Language Interpreting Service via:
Telephone: 020 7527 3962, Fax: 020 7527 3275, Minicom: 020 7527 6067,Email: interpreter.signlangauge@islington.gov.uk , Mobile SMS:  07816 820 795 OR

Contacting Sensory Team via:
Telephone: 020 7527 3786, Fax: 020 7527 6063, Minicom: 020 7527 5532, Email: sensoryteam@islington.gov.uk, Mobile SMS: 0786 002 5936

Who to contact

Telephone
020 7527 3786 Mobile 07860028936 Fax 020 7527 6063 Minicom 020 7527 5532
E-mail
sensoryteam@islington.gov.uk

Location

Address
222 Upper Street
London
Postcode
N1 1XR

Other Details

Can I refer myself?
No
How to refer or apply

Self referrals accepted either via the drop in clinic or via the Access and Advice Service, the initial point of contact for all adult social services referrals. Tel 020 7527 2299, email access.service@islington.gov.uk BSL interpreters available on request.