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Read the latest Blogs from our growing band of merry bloggers here.

Student Social Worker Lauren completes her placement at ECL Sensory


During my time as a student Social Worker with the ECL Sensory Team I have been able to learn so many new skills whilst also building on my knowledge and understanding of […]

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Student Social Worker Lauren’s experience at ECL Sensory


I am currently a Student Social Worker at ECL Sensory service and am really enjoying it. Before coming to this placement I had very minimal understanding about sensory impairments and since starting […]

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Cane Confidence


Accepting you have sight deterioration and learning to find your way around the environment without sight is daunting for anyone.  With the help and support from ECL Sensory Team, Mick Bennett from […]

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Kitchen Skills Rehabilitation


Pam is registered as deafblind, making everyday life a challenge.  Referred to ECL Sensory Service by Essex County Council to provide rehabilitation training to enable Pam to perform everyday tasks we all […]

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An Introduction to our Coordination Centre


Welcome to the Coordination Centre Team at ECL Sensory Service. We thought it might be nice for you to know who you’re speaking to or emailing when you contact our office. Susan Susan has […]

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Terri’s Cheese Bytes


Who is Donna Tribbley? Exciting times!  I had recently been asked to make a flying visit to Switzerland on behalf of the sight impaired community in order to ensure sensory accessibility for […]

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Eccentric Viewing training


The following blog has been written by one of our Team who has helped a customer learn how to use eccentric viewing. Eccentric viewing is a method of identifying and making best use of residual […]

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Sensory Awareness Training with ECL Sensory Service


New 2017 dates!   Grab your place on our exceptional value, highly regarded unique training. March 16th   /   April 11th   /   May 4th   /   June 6th “ Brilliant day!” “Excellent insight into real people […]

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Sam’s Sighted Guide experience


At ECL our Sighted Guides and Communicator Guides are trained and experienced in guiding, communicating and appropriately supporting people with visual impairments and dual sensory impairments (deafblind) in the home and out […]

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Terri’s Dog Bytes


I have been requested by regular followers to write more about my German Shepherd Guide Dog Huffle; this 46 kilo bundle of love has a very high rating on the cutability scale […]

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