News

YOUCHOOSE BIRMINGHAM!

 

 

Mhairi Simpson, Community Business Manager for Action Deafness

YOUCHOOSE BIRMINGHAM IS LAUNCHED!

Action Deafness is delighted to launch its new Personal Assistant service in Birmingham and the surrounding areas.

Over the last few years Action Deafness has been successfully delivering a Befriender Scheme in collaboration with Deafplus, a YOUchoose partner. Due to growing interest and demand for additional [Read More]

NEW SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT!

Press Release: 28th January 2019: Action Deafness is delighted to introduce its new Deaf children, young people & families provision for Community Support, Personal Care & Assistant services!

Families with Deaf children and young people who need Deaf-specific and specialised community support, personal care & assistant services are already benefiting from our new service at Action Deafness!

Deaf children and young people with [Read More]

NEW AD TRUSTEE DIRECTOR

Action Deafness is delighted to announce Lucy Warnes has been appointed Trustee Director of our AD Board.

Lucy is a Deaf BSL user and has a strong professional background in fundraising, marketing and management. She has worked for a range of voluntary organisations including Sense.

She is currently working for an international development charity, called Practical Action, [Read More]

AD’S IMPACT REPORT 2018-2019

Action Deafness is extremely proud to launch its Impact Report for 2018-2019!

See AD Impact Report 2018_2019

2018 was an exciting year for Action Deafness by forming more joint ventures with key partners expanding our reach and influence.

Our management and staff team have worked hard and diligently to increase service volume and quality of our Communications Interpreting and [Read More]

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.

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 was given prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by Pip Tomson, ITV’s presenter, reporter and journalist.

In his speech Craig stated that he was [Read More]

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 working closely with her fellow Joint Chair, Karen Welch, Vice-Chair, Roland Hilton, fellow board members, CEO and senior management team.

Emma [Read More]

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 of the Action Deafness Board our Joint Chair Karen Welch (nee Read) expressed their grateful thanks for his steadfast support and commitment at [Read More]

‘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 alongside GB Deaf Football player, Gemma Sanders.

Their stories of finding their Deaf identities and discovering confidence through their sports are [Read More]

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 growing organisation!

Two exciting posts on offer:

New Operations Administrator, Finance & Administration Team

Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire,
Salary: £18,000 -£20,000
Hours: 37.5 Hours per [Read More]