Low Vision and Hearing Seminar

Cost: FREE

Bookings: Booking Required

Location: Gymea Tradies, 57 Manchester Road Gymea

As we get older we may find we have some difficulty with our vision or hearing.

Age-related eye diseases can include macular degeneration, cataracts, glaucoma, and diabetic eye disease. Macular Disease Foundation Australia will present the latest information on macular degeneration.Vision Australia will give an overview of other common eye diseases, low vision aids, and services to support independence.

Hearing well is important to stay in touch with loved ones and living your life to the fullest. Learn from Australian Hearing about hearing loss, and how regular hearing checks and hearing help can give you the confidence to stay connected.

This seminar will cover:

  • Macular degeneration
  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Low vision services, aids and technology
  • My Health Record
  • Hearing loss and checks
  • Hearing aids and assistive technology

Guest Speakers:

  • Macular Disease Foundation
  • Vision Australia
  • Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network
  • Australian Hearing

Auslan Interpreter will be available.

Morning tea provided.

Registrations essential. Limited places available.

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Enquiries can be directed to Clare Thompson on 9710 0525 or cthompson@ssc.nsw.gov.au

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