Support organisations

Whether you are already a Cochlear recipient or considering getting one of our hearing solutions, there is a Cochlear support network of health professionals and groups that you can speak with, wherever you are in the world.

Browse the information below and click the appropriate links to find a support group near you.  If you know of another support group and would like to see it listed here, please let us know by whe.

British Cochlear Implant Group (BCIG)

BCIG is a unique group of health care professionals interested in cochlear implant provision within the UK.

Contact: 
Jane Martin

Address: 
Yorkshire Cochlear Implant Service,
Bradford Royal Infirmary,
Duckworth Lane,
Bradford, BD9 6RJ

Email: jane.martin@bradfordhospitals.nhs.uk
Web:   http://www.bcig.org.uk

Cochlear Implanted Children's Support Group (CICS)

CICS provides contact, information and support for families whose children are undergoing assessment for, or who already have, a cochlear implant.

Contact: 
Tricia Kemp

Address: 
CICS South,
4 Ranelagh Avenue,
Barnes,
London, SW13 0BY

Tel: 020 8876 8605
Web:   http://www.cicsgroup.org.uk/

National Cochlear Implant Users' Association (NCIUA)

The NCIUA provides practical support to families and friends who are deaf or have a hearing loss, in particular to advance public education in the use and benefits of cochlear implants.

Address:
National Cochlear Implant Users' Association (NCIUA)
70 Sycamore Road
Amersham
Buckinghamshire, HP6 5DR

Email: secretary@nciua.org.uk
Web:  http://www.nciua.org.uk

Home Counties Cochlear Implant Group

A support network for implant recipients, potential recipients, and parents to exchange information in a social environment.

Address: 
Home Counties Cochlear Implant Group
17a Maxim Road,
Winchmore Hill,
London, N21 1EY

Tel:  020 8360 0514
Fax:  020 8360 0514
Email:  hccig@hotmail.com