Living with Deafblindness

Ageing and Dual Sensory Loss

Age related dual sensory loss or deafblindness is an isolating disability for our growing ageing population.

Through the Ending the Isolation project, Senses Australia has created resources for people working in the aged care sector, so they can support older Australians that receive care and give them the 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: