The Sensory Support Service provides services to adults and children who are Deaf and hearing impaired, and also to people with sight loss and those with dual sensory impairments throughout the London Borough of Bexley.
Following a specialist assessment, the team are able to issue equipment and adaptations, implement rehabilitation and mobility training, and provide communication and support services.
Referrals are received from service users, professionals, carers, relatives and neighbours.
Bexley clubs for people with a sight impairment
Bexley Blind Bowlers
A friendly blind and partially sighted bowling group that meets every Tuesday at Danson Park, Bexleyheath in the summer, and every Wednesday at White Oak Indoor Bowls Centre, Swanley during the winter.
Contact: John Harris on 020 8466 6280 or
Betty Lillie on 0208 856 8954.
Dengate Mens Group
A social group for men that meets monthly on the 2nd Tuesday in winter, and on the 2nd Wednesday in summer at Fosset Lodge, Homer Close, Barnehurst DA7 6QF. Outings are arranged during the summer months.
Contact: Edwin Davis on 0208 306 2266 or
Sylvia McAtamney on 01322 442549.
Dengate Ladies Group
A small friendly social group for women that meets once a month for a cup of tea and a chat. Meetings take place on the 4th Tuesday on the month from 1.30pm to 4.30pm at Fosset Lodge, Homer Close, Barnehurst DA7 6QF.
Contact: Brian Downey on 01322 402260.
KAB Sidcup VIP Club
A fun and lively group that provides regular games, entertainment, activities and outings.
The club meets fortnightly on a Thursday at Emmanuel Church Hall, Hadlow Road,
Sidcup DA14 4AA.
Contact: Penny Chambers on 0208 302 6984 or Lyn on 07921 833 418.
If you need help or advice please contact: Inspire Community Trust
20 Whitehall Lane, Slade Green, Kent DA8 2DH
01322 520 560
For information about any these clubs please contact KAB:
Supporting sight impaired people to live independent lives
Kent Association for the Blind is a registered charity no. 1062354