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Hutchinson Deaf Blind Trust


HDBT is a specialist support across Yorkshire for children and adults who are deafblind or have multi-sensory impairment.

What we can offer:
• Direct Support from our specialist family support worker
• Advice and support via telephone and mail
• Baby signing groups
• Play and learn sensory groups
• Family activity days
• Small financial grants
• Specialist training for families and professionals
• Assessments

The Hutchinson Deafblind Trust provides small grants to assist those who are affected by severe combined hearing and visual impairment, resulting in difficulties in communication, mobility and access to information. Grants may be used to buy equipment, take a respite break or access training and development.

To apply for funding please write to the trust with the following:
• information about yourself, or the deafblind individual you are applying for
• details on how you intend to use the grant
• a supporting letter from a professional who knows you or the person you are applying for such as a doctor, nurse or social worker.

Contact details:
Email: hutchinsondeafblind@hotmail.co.uk
Website: hutchinsondeafblindtrust.btck.co.uk
Twitter: @HDeafblind
Facebook: Hutchinson Deafblind trust

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    All childcare and services should make reasonable adjustments to support disabled children and young people or those with additional needs. Below is a statement from this provider about their inclusive practice and levels of experience of supporting different needs

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    • Disability And Additional Needs / Financial Support Inc Debt And Money Management
    • Disability And Additional Needs / Sensory Impairment (Deafness, Speech, Visual)

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    Last updated: 29/10/2018

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