Sensory Service

The Sensory Service is a regional service to support children and young people who are Hearing Impaired (HI), Visually Impaired (VI) or Multi-Sensory Impaired (MSI).

We are a team of teachers with specialist qualifications working with children and young people with sensory impairment.

The team comprises of Qualified Teachers of the Deaf (QTOD) and Qualified Teachers of the Visually Impaired (QTVI).

We work across the age range from early years, in schools and with families. 

We will be adding resources to this page on an ongoing basis. We would encourage you to check back regularly for any updates.

Please contact us if you have any queries or require assistance using the contact details below. 


You can send your queries to the Sensory Service email address below. A member of the team will respond to your query as quickly as possible. Please include a contact telephone number in your email.

You can also contact us by phone as below:

EA Sensory Services Contact Information
  Contact Telephone
Sensory Service   028 2566 1258
Head of Service Wendy Martin 07870 484926
Specialist Team Leader Vision Impaired Nicola Heatley 07773 000469


Visual Impairment

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General Information

Tactile Learning

Tactile Learning - Braille

Hearing Impairment

Last updated: 17/11/2020