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Hearing Aid Support Service

Free service for NHS Hearing aid users. Offers visits to people in their own homes, including sheltered, care and nursing home.

Free Hearing Checks 0845 600 55 55

Contact name:
Beverley Leach
Telephone:
07501 257 443
Opening times:
Wed - Fri
Sector:
Public

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