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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]

UK Deaf Leadership Summit

This will be the only place you want to be in 2020. A momentous event not to be missed.

History in the making.

Aspiring
Inspiring
Ambitious
Talented and Experienced

Deaf individuals, from the UK and internationally, will be receiving a very important invitation to attend Action Deafness’s first ever UK Deaf Leadership Summit. You will be joining [Read More]

AD & DD Merger Announcement



Action Deafness and Deaf Direct are delighted to announce a merger will take effect from 1st October 2019.

The merger is an exciting opportunity for both organisations, two successful charities that share similar objectives and values, putting service-users at the heart of everything they do.

Working together to share resources, make cost savings, share knowledge, to offer [Read More]

Open Day Video Overviews

Action Deafness staff, together with staff from Deaf Direct enjoyed a very successful Open Day event last July.

Please check out the video overviews (in BSL and subtitles).

Enjoy!

SERVICE MANAGER APPOINTED

ACTION DEAFNESS APPOINTS NEW SERVICE MANAGER FOR DEAF DIRECT!

Action Deafness conducted several interviews during the month of July for the Service Manager position based in Worcester.

We are now pleased to announce Mr Christopher (Chris) Harrison is appointed our new Service Manager.

Chris is a freelance Welfare Benefits Assessor and NRCPD-registered Language Service Professional; worked for various [Read More]

CQC NEWS!

ACTION DEAFNESS has been awarded an overall rating of ‘Good’ following results of the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) Inspection.

A big round of “hand wave” applause to our Community team for achieving this rating after a difficult and challenging time from our first ever inspection which marked an overall rating of ‘requiring improvement’.

Action Deafness is indebted [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.

ISO ACCREDITATION NEWS!

ACTION DEAFNESS GAINS IMPORTANT ACCREDITATION FOR 9001 & 27001
Action Deafness, a deaf led organisation received a glowing report from their external auditor regarding compliance for their ISO 9001 Quality Management and ISO 27001 Information and Security standards.
This is AD’s 9th year success in a row and the organisation continues to grow, evolve and flourish in its [Read More]

WELCOME ABOARD, DEAF DIRECT!

Deaf Direct has recently sent their announcement as regards formal partnership between Action Deafness and Deaf Direct via wider social media channels.

 

Please find below their video message:

 

 

Action Deafness’s role is to provide leadership and management support.

 

It also ensures Deaf Direct’s services and projects continues to be provided and at the same time helping the organisation [Read More]

New PA staff needed in Herts!

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 Hertfordshire?

 

Action Deafness Community is currently seeking to expand its pool of Personal Assistants (PAs).

 

We provide personalised support services for D/deaf people throughout the Midlands region, including Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Rutland, [Read More]