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NEW STRATEGY FOR 2023!

NEW FIVE YEAR STRATEGY TO BE UNVEILED THIS YEAR

AD Board of Trustee Directors, Patrons, management and staff teams are looking forward to unveiling its new Five Year Strategy Towards 2023 when the financial year of 2018-2019 begins in October.

The staff are also finalising its own marketing plan and excited working towards its own new 2023 [Read More]

Personal Assistant Jobs

Have you got what it takes to make a difference to the lives of Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deafened and Deafblind (D/deaf) people in Nottingham and Leamington Spa?

Action Deafness Community has successfully secured some contracts and is therefore seeking to expand its pool of Personal Assistants (PAs).

We provide personalised support services for D/deaf people throughout [Read More]

Interpreting Training

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A training session designed to equip interpreters with a set of tools to draw on to make interpreted telephone calls a successful experience for all parties.

This practical course looks at why telephone calls can be so challenging, and how to better manage this type of interpreted event.

Tutors: Jules Dickinson and Wendy Ledeux
Saturday 19th May 2018
10.00am-4.00pm
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dDeaf drop in surgery

Staffordshire Police (PLOD) would like to invite you to a dDeaf drop in surgery.

 

Date: Wednesday 28th February 2018

Time: 11:00 am til 1:00 pm

Free Event

Where: The Willows, Orchard Park, Burton DE14 3TT

 

XMAS OUT OF HOURS CONTACTS

OFFICE CLOSURE, OUT OF HOURS & XMAS BREAK EMERGENCY CONTACTS 

 

We are closed from 2.00pm on Friday 22nd December and open again on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

 

If you require emergency Community Personal Assistant during that time, please contact mobile (sms only) 0752 855 1162 (out of hours & anytime during Xmas break).

 

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INTERIM CHIEF OFFICER APPOINTED

Appointment of Interim Chief Officer

 

The Board of Action Deafness today announced the appointment of Jim Robertson as the Interim Chief Officer (CO), who will be taking up post on the 1st January 2018.

 

Craig Crowley MBE will take up secondment role as the CEO of Royal Association for Deaf People for six months starting on 1st January 2018.

 

Jim Robertson, who is the current Finance [Read More]

People of the Eye – Fully Integrated Show

Come and see this fully integrated play “People of the Eye” suitable for deaf, hard of hearing and hearing audience at Attenborough Arts Centre, in Leicester on Saturday 18th November. The show itself has integrated BSL and captions and has had great reviews from London and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year.

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LOVING OUR TAGLINE!

OUR FABULOUS STRAPLINE!

Action Deafness believes this strapline has got “teeth”.

It makes our clients and stakeholders feel confident that, even after receiving our bespoke services in communications interpreting and community PA, they have made a “savvy” choice!

 

You Choose Action – We Deliver!

Personal Assistant Jobs

Have you got what it takes to make a difference to the lives of Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deafened and Deafblind (D/deaf) people in Kidderminster, Leamington Spa, Stoke and Stafford?

Action Deafness Community has successfully secured some contracts and is therefore seeking to expand its pool of Personal Assistants (PAs).

We provide personalised support services for D/deaf [Read More]

MORE FACTS ABOUT OUR MOVE!

Having been inundated with goodwill wishes and queries about our move to Loughborough that it is the ideal opportunity to provide some short facts on our rationale for such a move and how our services still play a significant part in other areas where we currently operate:

 

AD has been growing slowly, surely, steadily and [Read More]