Local Group Events
CACISS ( Cambridge Cochlear Implant Social Support)
We are a group of CI users and those who are working toward CI implantation. We meet over coffee and cake to discuss all things CI and much more.
Saturday 29 May 2021 at 10-1130 am
For full details of this Virtual event by Zoom see here
All brands of CI users and candidates are welcome plus a friend. Event is free to attendees with refreshments included.
Numbers are limited due to the size of the venue. To reserve a space for you and a friend please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
CI High Five (UK)
This voluntary group is setup to support cochlear implant (CI) candidates and users across Oxfordshire, Hertfordshire
Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Birmingham and London.
Meetings are held Oxford, London, Reading, Birmingham.
Saturday 12th November at Novotel Paddington.
We hope to see you there and please do pass on the details to anyone who might be interested.
Please do reply to email@example.com if you are coming along.
CI High Five support group on firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have Instagram, do share and tag us @cihighfive with your stories.
Follow us at https://www.instagram.com/cihighfive/
CI Southern Counties
CI South West Group
Saturday 11 November in Weston super Mare from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Hope you will be able to join us on the day!
We will be returning to the Fork n Ale Taproom and Kithon Saturday 11th November.
8 Walliscote Road
Weston-super-Mare BS23 1UG
All cochlear implant users, candidates, interested friends and family are welcome to come along. We will be meeting downstairs, but can go upstairs if we need more space.
Carlton Street car park probably the best car park to use and is nearby. There is one nearer, but harder to find!!
Weston railway station about five minute walk away, bus stop a bit less.
Please don’t hesitate to ask if you have other questions via our FB group or email us at: email@example.com
Any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask either here or on our Facebook group.
Katherine, Dave and John
Pease don’t hesitate to ask if you have any questions, either in our FB group CI South West (UK)
or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Manchester CI Social Meet up
Saturday 18 August We will be at the Duke 92, 18-25 Castle Street, Manchester, M3 4LZ. For further information on see here.We are a small growing group with mixer of Ci users, candidates, hearing aids as well family and friends. If you are thinking about getting cochlear implant or wanting to chat, come along and meet us. For more information/ confirm your place please contact Manda at email@example.com
Northern CI Social Group
Monthly meetings are held at 3 venues in Rotherham, Sheffield and Worksop.
Full details , dates and meeting venues can be see at these links: Rotherham Sheffield Worksop
Contact on Facebook at
Oxford CI Support Group (OxCIS)
Saturday 17 November 2019
Adult CI Tea Party will be held at the same venue of Islip village at 1 pm
Full details can be seen here
Please note the new email contact address for this group..
Sheffield Cochlear Implant Users Group (SCIUG)
Sheffield Cochlear Implant Users Group (SCIUG) Meet once every two weeks Thursday from 10.30am till 1pm for informal chats.
The place, Yates, Barker Pool.
We are a friendly Social and Support group for you to come along and meet other Cochlear Implant Users and prospective candidates in a relaxed atmosphere.
Please text or email to Peter for date and place.
Contact: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org SMS 07802 779414
Yorkshire Cochlear Implant Users Group
Contact: Lynne Tapper : Email: email@example.com
Speech and Language Therapist
The Yorkshire Auditory Implant Service,The Listening for Life Centre
Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane, Bradford BD9 6RJ Website: https://yais.nhs.uk/
Bradford: 21 March 2019, 20 June, 26 September, 12 December
Hull: 14 March 2019, 27 June, 12 September, 14 November
Barnsley: 13 March 2019, 19 June, 11 September, 11 December
Music – Piece by Piece, Piecing It Together, Remember to listen
Bradford: 7 February 2019, 18 April, 4 July, 11 July, 28 November, 5 December
Check with YAIS for which date and which course
Improving Communication Course
Bradford: 2 & 3 July 2019, 14 & 15 October- all at 10.00 to 16.00 – By invitation only. Contact YAIS for details .
Telephone Talk at Bradford – by invitation only.