Special Equipment in Cornwall
Action for Blind People
A national charity with local reach. The Exeter team has deep roots in the local community, which helps to meet the needs of blind and partially-sighted service users.
Suite 1, Chiltern House, 2 Sigford Road, Exeter EX2 8NL
Tel: 01392 458060
Action on Hearing Loss
Unit 27, HQ Business Centre, 237 Union Street, Plymouth PL1 3HQ
Tel: 01752 228657
Textphone: 01752 604862
Action on Hearing Loss Shop
Tel: 0333 014 4525
Cornwall Mobility Centre
Services offered encompass assessments, information and advice for pediatric mobility and transportation, daily living equipment, driving and wheelchairs, all of which are carried out by professional staff.
North Buildings, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LJ
Tel: 01872 254920
A user-led, disabled people’s organisation providing a range of services to empower, assist and facilitate independent living and when necessary, act as a representative voice for disabled people, their families and carers.
Units 1G and H Guildford Road Industrial Estate, Guildford Road, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 4QZ
Tel: 01736 756655
Disability Information and Advice Line
Disability Information and Advice Line (DIAL) service can help you to source any equipment needs you may have.
Tel: 01736 759500
Hearing Loss Cornwall (previously Cornwall Deaf Association)
Supports deaf and hard of hearing people in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
3 Walsingham Place, Truro TR1 2RP
Tel: 01872 225868
Textphone: 01872 263664
Low vision aids are available on free long term loan for people with eye conditions that cannot be improved with prescription glasses or surgery. Personalised advice can also be given on assistive technology and daily living aids that help people living with sight loss to maintain their independence.
Tel: 01872 261110
Endeavour to match the best mobility equipment to people’s needs and aspirations.
Unit 8, Threemilestone Industrial Estate, Truro TR4 9LD
Tel: 01872 324340
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm; Friday 8:30am to 4.00pm