New Office Manager Appointed





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



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!


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]

Farewell, Peter!



Action Deafness has been paying tribute to Peter Kendall (Joint Chair) who has left the organisation after nine years.

Peter’s eventful journey started in 2008 until 2017 after spending a year in AD on student work placement. Peter returned very quickly after his placement and became a Trustee in 2009 [Read More]

Deaf Information Day

The event will take place from Wednesday 28th September 2016. It will be held in the All Nations Centre, and participants will be accommodated in 10 Frog Island, Leicester LE3 5AG.
Time: 3pm -5pm and 5pm – 7pm 
Free car parking and Refreshments

Come and visit our information stalls, watch presentations from professionals and receive Health and wellbeing information
Action Deafness will [Read More]

Amazing job opportunities!

We have amazing job opportunities at Action Deafness and partners!


Action Deafness is a deaf-led, forward-looking charitable company which draws upon a distinguished history and experience to understand our stakeholders and deliver services which create opportunities for Deaf, hard of hearing, deafened and deafblind people from all walks of life.

Action Deafness has over 66 members of [Read More]

YOUchoose gathers momentum!

Following the successful launch of YOUchoose in Deaf Awareness Week, referrals for community support and registered personal care have increased.


YOUchoose partners have started to assessing potential clients within their own catchment areas and we are confident that the services will go from strength to strength.


YOUchoose coordinating team led by our Head of Service, Jaz Mann, [Read More]