Ageing and Dual Sensory Loss
Age related dual sensory loss or deafblindness is an isolating disability.
Through the Ending the Isolation project, Senses Australia has created resources for people working in the aged care sector. This is to ensure that older Australians receive the care and support they need.
The ‘Seen and Heard: Ending the Isolation for older adults with combined vision and hearing impairments’ resource booklet is now available for download here: Ending the Isolation Booklet
The Seen and heard video provides useful information and strategies: