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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]

WE ARE MOVING!

NEW ERA FOR ACTION DEAFNESS!

Action Deafness (AD) is moving to a new office base in Loughborough!

Deaf-led Action Deafness (one of the top 10 Deaf organisations in the UK) is now fit and ready to capitalise on facilities provided at the Advanced Technology & Innovation Centre (ATIC) at Loughborough University to support the next phase of [Read More]

Deaf Diaspora!

RELEASE:

 

Action Deafness is a proud sponsor of local Deaf cultural events in Brighton!

 

Action Deafness currently supports the Deaf community in Sussex by providing BSL interpreting services to the Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group, the Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals (NHS) and work closely with DeafCOG to provide Personal Assistant services across Brighton and Sussex.  [Read More]

EXCITING TIMES AHEAD!

New 5 Year Plan to bring improved benefits for Deaf & HoH community!

For the past few years, Action Deafness (AD) has doggedly managed to weather the nation’s financial storm and seen progress of services improving year by year.

In 2010, AD was in the “doldrums” after multiple difficult challenges.

7 years later, AD is now entering new [Read More]

WE ARE STILL GROWING!

At Action Deafness we are always looking to recruit new staff to complement our growing services. We are looking for Deaf and hearing staff with the right skills to put our customers first and provide excellent services.

 

If you are interested in becoming a Personal Assistant or would like to join our pool of Sign Language [Read More]

Looking Ahead!

Trustees Strategic Day!

 

 

Action Deafness Board of Trustee Directors and Senior Management Team enjoyed a successful day at Sport Park, Loughborough University on 15th July 2017.

 

We discussed our new five Year Strategic plan for 2023.

 

Trustee Directors in attendance were: Roland Hilton (Vice-Chair), Ben Stephens, Emma Allen, Alison Lewis and Karen Read (Joint Chair). Andy Palmer (Joint [Read More]

YOUchoose

Deaf-led partners calling out to potential Deaf/HoH clients/users

Using deaf-specific 1:1 support helps to reduce isolation, provides clear communication in a safe environment.

Interested to find out more about our ‘bespoke’ service?

For more details about our partners from all over the UK, online referral, and types of community & care support please go to our website:

www.youchoosesupport.org.uk