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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

 

 

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 has been appointed into the role of Office Manager.

 

This is a step-up promotion for Katie, having served as Bookings Coordinator [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 as new Head of Community services. Stuart helped establish the AD Community service in 2010 as part of Future Jobs [Read More]

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 our Communications Interpreting and Community PA services and working closer with our like-minded partners!

First of all, we are particularly looking [Read More]

New Interpreters Wanted!

New and exciting interpreter opportunities at Action Deafness!

 

Due to the increase in business at Action Deafness, we are looking to recruit qualified BSL/English Interpreters to join the growing team of BSL/English interpreters at Action Deafness.

 

The Role

The successful applicant will undertake video online Interpreting work on the SignLive platform as well as fulfilling face to face [Read More]

Big ‘Quality’ Wins!

AD ‘CLEAN SWEEPS’ ISO CERTIFCATION STANDARDS!

Leading Deaf-led charitable company Action Deafness has successfully maintained its two ISO accreditation certificates for another year.

Action Deafness has held the ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2013 certifications since 2011.

Commenting on the certifications Action Deafness’ Head of Services Jaz Mann said:  ”Action Deafness’s focus on quality management (9001), information & security [Read More]

New Joint Chair

Andy Palmer confirmed as Joint Chair of Action Deafness

 

Action Deafness Board of Trustee Directors officially stamped their confirmation of the appointment of Andy Palmer as Joint Chair, replacing Peter Kendall after nine years of dedicated service.

 

Andy, Trustee Director since 2015, is also Managing Director of Cambridgeshire Deaf Association and is well versed in Deaf culture [Read More]