Inclusion, achievement, independence - Empowering sensory impaired children and young people to succeed
Who we are:
We are a team of specialists who work to improve outcomes for children and young people with visual impairment, hearing impairment and multi-sensory impairment (deafblindness) in Leeds. The service’s focus is on educational inclusion and achievement alongside independence and preparation for adulthood.
We consist of: the Visual Impairment Team (VIT); the Deaf and Hearing Impairment Team (DAHIT); and Deaf START (a traded service providing British Sign Language interpreting - see separate Deaf START page). The teams consist of a range of specialist teachers and officers.