Action on Hearing Loss (Formerly RNID)

Action on Hearing Loss is the new name for the Royal National Institute for Deaf People.  Our Information Line is a great place to start if you want information on any aspects of deafness, hearing loss or tinnitus, or about the work we do.

Who we are

We have a team of trained, dedicated and professional information line officers. We provide free, confidential and impartial information to deaf and hard of hearing people, their families, friends, and professionals.

What we do

We can provide information on a number of subjects including:

  • hearing aids
  • health care
  • benefits and services
  • deaf awareness
  • communication
  • equipment 
  • rights
  • tinnitus.

We can also answer your questions about Action on Hearing Loss and the work that we do, including our vision and our values.

Our website has lots of useful leaflets and factsheets, which you can download or order through our Information Line.

Who to contact

0808 808 0123; Textphone: 0808 808 9000 0808 808 0123; Textphone: 0808 808 9000
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Where to go

Action on Hearing Loss North
Action On Hearing Loss, 1-3
Highbury Station Road
N1 1SE
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Age Ranges
Adults only
Other notes
18 years and above

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