• Jessy from Action Deafness

CELEBRATING CARERS EVENT

Jessy Young (Action Deafness Coordinator) was at the Celebrating Carers Event in Leicester helping to promote the services that Action Deafness provides.

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CEO HONOURED!

Action Deafness Board and staff are proud to acknowledge their CEO, Craig Crowley on his recent Signature Lifetime Achievement Award!

This year Signature celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Signature Annual Awards in Newcastle-Gateshead and Craig [Read More]

  • Emma Allen

NEW JOINT CHAIR APPOINTED

Action Deafness Board of Trustee Directors are delighted to announce they have appointed Emma Allen as new Joint Chair.

Emma is a seasoned commercial marketing professional and parent of two teenage Deaf children. She will be [Read More]

  • Andy Palmer

Andy leaves AD Board

Andy Palmer leaves his Joint Chair role at Action Deafness

The Board accepted with sadness that the Joint Chair Andy Palmer has decided to step down from his role and that of Trustee with immediate effect.

On behalf [Read More]

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‘Found in Sport’

Found in Sport – documentary by BSLBT (BSL Zone)

We at Action Deafness were delighted to learn that our employees, Martin Anderson (Deputy Manager) and Rajeev Bagga (Community Personal Assistant) were featured in the above documentary [Read More]

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New office posts created!

Action Deafness needs to recruit two new posts for our Finance & Administration and Communications Interpreting teams!

Are you experienced with good oral communication and organisational skills?

Then why not come and join our highly regarded and [Read More]

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Calling Sussex Terps!

BSL/ENG INTERPRETER TO JOIN OUR GROWING TEAM AT ACTION DEAFNESS IN BRIGHTON & SUSSEX!

Action Deafness Communications Interpreting offer bespoke and specialist sign language and video online interpreting service based in Brighton and Sussex.

We are looking [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

  • PA Help

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 [Read More]

  • Telephoe Interpretering Training

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 [Read More]

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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

 

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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, [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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New Office Manager Appointed

PRESS RELEASE:

 

KATIE HULBERT APPOINTED AS NEW OFFICE MANAGER

 

Action Deafness, a national Deaf-led charitable company whose registered office is based in Leicester, has announced a new staff member to join the management team – Katie Hulbert [Read More]

New Interim Appointments

PRESS RELEASE

NEW INTERIM ARRANGEMENTS AT AD COMMUNITY!

Action Deafness, a national Deaf-led charitable company, has made several interim appointments to respond to the developments within the organisation and the wider sector.

They are:

Stuart Harrison has been appointed [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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” [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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September Update

A Brief Update Message from Action Deafness!

We hope you have had a brilliant summer.

September is a very busy month for us at Action Deafness as we are out and about all over the place talking about [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

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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 [Read More]

  • PA Help

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 [Read More]

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JUST ASK US…

WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU WITH INTERPRETING OR CARE SUPPORT!

Here at Action Deafness we know just how important it is to make sure you always have the staff you need, when you need them.

Whenever you [Read More]

NEW TRUSTEES

TWO NEW TRUSTEE DIRECTORS APPOINTED

 

Action Deafness has appointed two new trustee directors, joining the Board of Trustee Directors led by joint chairs, Karen Read and Andy Palmer.

 

Their combined expertise includes communications, marketing, health & social [Read More]

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Life looks brighter now…

Here’s another of the many case studies coming from AD Community, highlighting how our PA support impacts on the lives of our service users.

Joan Galliford-Grier was referred to the AD Community service by her Places [Read More]

  • JB enjoying his trip with our PA

“AD Community has been, and is, an essential component in Jean’s life…”

PA support – a life changing experience for a deaf BSL user
Here’s the first one of many case studies coming from AD Community, highlighting how our PA support impacts on the lives of our service [Read More]