Sensory Services

part of the Community Resource Team, BCBC

Specialist advice, information, practical support and rehabilitation for adults and children with sensory loss. Sensory Loss includes:

Who can refer to the service?

General public, NHS professionals,  Optometrists, carers, relatives

Referral criteria/Exclusion criteria

Who will they be seen by?

Rehabilitation Officers, Social Workers , Sensory Assistants

What can people expect from the service?

Specialist advice, information, practical support and rehabilitation  for people with sensory loss.

Specialist Rehabilitation Assessment and  / or Social Work Assessment / Sensory Assistant support

Who does the service signpost/refer on to?

Third Sector organisations representing sensory loss eg RNIB, Action on Hearing Loss, Sense, Deafblind Cymru.

Local organisations and support such as Care and Repair, Eye Clinic Liaison Officer at POW, community sensory groups, Low Vision Optometrists.

Contact details

Email: ContactAssessmentReviewTeam@bridgend.gov.uk
Letter: Common Access Point (Sensory Services) Trem Y Mor, Bettws Road, Bettws, Bridgend CF32 8UN
Telephone: 01656 642279
Mobile Text:  Text ABC followed by 07976322473
Fax: 01656 642300   Please write ‘Social Work Support/Referral’ on Fax Heading.
Fax:  01443 849955

Referral form >

  • Local and national support organisations

    Organisation Contact number Website
    Age Cymru 08000 223 444 Age Cymru
    Ageing Well in Wales 02920 445030 Ageing Well in Wales
    Alzheimers Society 0300 222 1122 Alzheimers Society
    Age connects morgannwg 01443 490650 Age connects morgannwg
    Older people’s commisioner for Wales 08442 640670 Older people's commisioner for Wales
    Welsh Local Government Association 029 2046 8600 Welsh Local Government Association
    Bridgend County Care and Repair 01656 646755 Bridgend County Care and Repair
    Bridges into Work 2 01656 815317
    Communities First Bridgend 01656 642605 Communities First Bridgend
    Careers Wales 0800 028 4844 Careers Wales
    Adult Community Learning 01656 642729
    BAVO 01656 810400 BAVO
    Local Community Coordinators 07815 579082 Local Community Coordinators
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