New addition to our shop:

The Geemarc Amplified CL8700 Clamshell Mobile Phone is a very easy to use mobile phone with straight forward features as well as hearing aid compatibility.

This is a great option for anyone who just wants to make calls and send texts and includes peace of mind as there is an SOS button for emergency calls located on the back.

Features of the Geemarc CL8700:

  • Extra loud receiver – adjust calls to your chosen level with adjustable receiving volume of up to 40dB
  • M4/T4 Hearing Aid Compatibility
  • Easy to use keypad – large dial buttons that are high contrast with a white back light, making them easy to see
  • Loud ringer – with up to 8 ring melodies you can choose a sound to suit your level of hearing, up to 80dB
  • Vibration option for incoming calls
  • Phonebook allows for up to 2000 entries to be saved which means you can add all the important numbers you need
  • Talking keypad
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New addition:

The Geemarc Amplified CL8600 4G Mobile Phone is a great option for you or a loved one especially if you have difficulty hearing and using a standard mobile phone. It has a very loud ringer so you don’t miss any important calls and for peace of mind it has a built in SOS button located on the back.

The CL8600 is hearing aid compatible on the T-Loop setting so is ideal for hearing aid users who has the telecoil setting enabled. It is supplied with a charging dock so you can position it somewhere handy when not in use.  

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We have a new ISL Basic course starting on Tuesday 12th September 2023 at 5:00pm (time subject to change)

Irish Sign Language Basic/Level 1 Course – Evening Classes – Live Sessions Online via Zoom Meetings

Book your place at:

At a full price of €139 – includes a free access to Online ISL Basic

Further details at:

A very big congratulation to our Stephen Gilligan, who was at Foyle Deaf Association’s graduation ceremony to receive his ISL Level 6 certificate from Tommy McAuley, of the Department of Communities.

He is a tutor for our Irish Sign Language Classes as well as the Live Sessions Online. Keep an eye out for our upcoming classes starting this August or September 2023!—videos/1194615/in-pictures-foyle-deaf-association-graduation-ceremony-for-irish-sign-language-students.html

New addition to the shop for only €21.20:

This easy to use big button telephone is ideal for those with impaired vision or limited dexterity, with easy to read numbers and symbols in large bold text.

It features an LED flash indicator for incoming calls. The big button telephone is easily installed by simply connecting the telephone wire to your existing wall socket.

Additional features include; 10 two touch memories, Hi/Low ringer volume, Hi/Low handset volume control, hands free speaker with volume control, last number redial and wall-mount option.

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New addition:

The emporia AMPLi40 is an excellent value-for-money telephone for anybody with sight loss. The receiver volume can be increased up to 40dB through a boost button and variable volume control. This will help improve the volume of telephone conversations however this phone does not have a tone control so it is not a recommended choice for someone with hearing loss as without a tone control, the clarity cannot be adjusted. It has a loud ringer volume (up to 85dB) and large visual ring indicator light, to alert you when the phone rings. The receiver is also HAC – Hearing Aid Compatible.

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A special offer on ISL Communication Book for only €13.61! (€30.00)

ISL Communication comprises of Unit 1 and 2. It is the first of a continuing series of books equipped with pictorial, written and correlating recorded presentations in Irish Sign Language.

The range of study aids provided in these series facilitates the learning of ISL within the classroom setting.

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