Action Deafness (AD) specialises in intelligent solutions tailor made for you. Our unique insight enables us to take action to resolve the issues faced everyday by people who are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing (D/deaf). Our competitive services offer great service and seamless delivery wherever you are in the UK, 7 days a week. For bespoke BSL and communication services, support, training, resources and community engagement – take action. Contact us today for a free, no obligation chat and find out why we are proud to be one of the leading providers of specialist services for D/deaf people in the UK.

Friendly, professional support when you need it most. Community Services puts you in control, maintaining your independence and helping you to achieve your goals with the support of personal assistants, advice and access to services designed for you.


Whether it’s business or personal, we provide innovative, professional services to meet all your British Sign Language interpreting and specialist communication needs. Our team will work with you to create a bespoke, affordable communications package that’s right for you in every situation.


Welcome to our exclusive online store dedicated to you. Our customers are at the heart of what we do and we pride ourselves on bringing you the freshest titles and showcasing new talent. Our one-stop-shop puts you in control with a wealth of entertainment, information and choice at your fingertips.


Is your business Deaf Aware? Would you like to learn British Sign Language? Take action today to equip yourself or your business with the knowledge and tools needed to offer equal access and welcoming environment for D/deaf people.


Our work based assessments enable your organisation to provide a comfortable and effective working environment for employees with a hearing loss.


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Why Choose Us

  • As a deaf led organisation, we have personal insight in to the issues faced by people who are D/deaf. That experience teamed with our customer centric approach to everything we do, ensures that we deliver an accessible, quality service that our customers can trust.
  • Our one-stop-shop for D/deaf services enables you to build the package that’s right for you, without juggling your service provision with lots of different suppliers.
  • Our team’s depth of understanding and expertise enables us to offer cost effective services without compromising on our high quality service level.
  • We offer secure systems, policies and procedures you can trust. Action Deafness is fully accredited with ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System and 27001:2013 Information Security Management System certification.

… supporting over 3,000 people a year …


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Black Friday Special Offer from Action Deafness Books!

Black Friday’s coming………and AD Books is in! OH YES!

In fact, we are having a BLACK FRIDAY ‘LONG WEEKEND’!!!

BOOKS – DVDS – [Read More]

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Come and join our coffee morning! See what we do…!

The HearNow Forward project hosts a regular coffee morning, a ‘Deaf Friends Group’, where people can get together and make [Read More]

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Free BSL Taster Workshops, various stalls and subtitled outdoor screening ‘Paddington’!

Check out this poster for a great evening out!  It’s more than just an outdoor screening – there will be [Read More]

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New Accessible Leicester Guide 2015/16

For your information and sharing, please see below link for the 2015/16 edition of the Accessible Leicester Guide, which provides [Read More]



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