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New Deaf Patron

Action Deafness, a leading Deaf-led charity in the UK is delighted to announce the appointment of Rinkoo Barpaga as a new Deaf Patron.

Rinkoo is a talented Deaf Stand Up Comedian and a Multidisciplinary Artist. Rinkoo grew up in the Midlands where Action Deafness has its Headquarters.

He says:
“It is a great honour for [Read More]

SOPHIE STONE BECOMES A PATRON OF DEAF-LED CHARITY ACTION DEAFNESS

Action Deafness is incredibly proud that Sophie Stone has been appointed as a new Patron!

Sophie is an acclaimed theatre and television Deaf actress and was the first Deaf student to enter RADA. Sophie was thrilled to be able to lend her support to Action Deafness:

“I was delighted to receive Action Deafness’ wonderful invitation [Read More]

YOUChoose Re-Launched!

YOUChoose is a consortium of Deaf-specific specialist Care Providers supporting Deaf, hard of hearing, deafened and Deafblind people to live independently.

YOUchoose has been updating and transforming its website outlook and functionality. Our content will communicate clearly the purpose of YOUchoose and what it means to Clients and Commissioners and finally, how the service [Read More]

NEW APPOINTMENTS

Action Deafness is pleased to announce that Paul Redfern has joined us as Community Business Manager on a fixed term contract to provide maternity cover. Paul will be working part-time.

Paul has extensive experience of the Deaf and Disability sector. He is currently the Secretary for the British Society of Mental Health & Deafness, a [Read More]

NEW 24/7 Personal Care Service Launched…

ACTION DEAFNESS AND FUTURES HOUSING GROUP ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVE WITH NEW 24/7 DEAF PERSONAL CARE SERVICE

Deaf-led national charity, Action Deafness (AD), has teamed up with East Midlands based Housing Association, Futures Housing Group to provide a unique housing project.

Futures Housing Group has provided a property and AD has started to deliver a 24/7 [Read More]

How to use NHS in BSL

As well as accessing NHS 111 by phone or online, if you have difficulties communicating or hearing, you can call 18001 111 on a textphone or use the NHS 111 BSL interpreter service via nhs.uk/111

Here are some videos in BSL to help you understand what to do.

Stay at Home. Be Safe. Be Well.

ACTION DEAFNESS AIMS TO STAY OPERATIONAL

For BSL translation please go to this link:

During these difficult times we want to reassure all clients and stakeholders that we are here to offer our continued support, guidance and provision.

As most of us are still delivering services, ready and set up to operate remotely, whatever happens over the next few months we still [Read More]

NEW Impact Report 2019-20

Action Deafness releases new Impact Report for 2019-2020
Come and watch our subtitled video unveiling AD’s new Impact Report 2919-2020

TO VIEW PDF – CLICK HERE

TO WATCH VIDEO – CLICK HERE

 

 

Free Healthy Weight

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FREE HEALTHY WEIGHT PRESENTATION 

Are you Deaf or have a hearing loss? We have booked British Sign Language interpreters for you. 

Prepare to start the new year with improved health and wellbeing. 

A professional Dietitian will be doing a short presentation on ‘healthy weight’ we will be discussing what foods we need to [Read More]

Join us at our Open Day on Saturday 13 th July!

We are delighted to share details of our Open Day taking place on Saturday 13th July at the Royal School for the Deaf Derby.