News

Welcome Walsall Deaf Community Services

We are delighted to welcome Walsall Deaf Community Services to our Deaf-Led Charity – Action Deafness!

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]

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.