Thank you for visiting Birmingham & District Tinnitus Group's website. We hope the following details
will be of some help to you.
Firstly we are concerned that
our group should offer some practical support to people with
tinnitus. For this purpose we send a bi-monthly newsletter to all
our members, providing the latest news about tinnitus support and
research plus local stories. We also have a telephone information
and support service for our members.
Aims of our group:
To give all tinnitus sufferers in Birmingham and the surrounding areas access to up-to-date
information through meetings, newsletters and support literature
To offer anyone troubled by tinnitus the chance to meet other sufferers in a supportive
To provide opportunities for members to share ideas about coping with tinnitus
To support tinnitus research and work towards improvement of services available to tinnitus sufferers
To sponsor relevant health professionals in their
development to meet the needs of tinnitus patients
What we provide:
Useful information and self-help papers on our website
Access to practical support via Email or telephone
Counselling and information service
Monthly support sessions
A regular newsletter sent free of charge to all members
We offer a counselling and information service which we feel has proved helpful, and people do seem to benefit in terms of being more able to adjust to and cope
Bursaries for Health Professionals that aim to give
assistance in the payment of training and other courses related
to the dealing with tinnitus patients.
For information please contact John Carnie on 01905 21977 or
Upon joining, you will be given a free booklet containing
information on relaxation, hearing aids and many other ways of
coping with tinnitus
The opportunity to join the British Tinnitus Association (BTA)
at a reduced rate. You would then also receive their journal
(Quiet) which is sent to all members on a quarterly basis.
'Ears News' - Our six times yearly newsletter, free to all members
Lastly.. Birmingham & District Tinnitus Group do need your
support, just being a registered member helps our cause, to give
strength to our pressure group to campaign for more action,
research and funding. In return we offer you a continuous
support and information service.