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AD CEO becomes UKCOD chair!

Last week Action Deafness announced that its CEO, Craig Crowley, has become the Chair designate of UK Council on Deafness.

 

Action Deafness’ Facebook page and other social media received over 7,000 hits in the following few days with people offering messages of congratulations!

 

Craig has already started to knuckle down with the chair, Jim Edwards, and the [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE IN CAMBS

New Personal Care Support launched in Cambridgeshire!

Cambridgeshire Deaf Association and Action Deafness joined up forces to provide Personal Care support in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough area to Deaf people who use sign language and have additional needs.

We are now looking for new Personal Care Assistants to join our partnership Team!

More details please go to CDA website: www.cambsdeaf.org

Please contact: office@cambsdeaf.org [Read More]

VRI in Derbyshire

Derbyshire County Council launches new BSL Video Remote Interpreting Services

 

Date      04/05/2016

 

The most exciting project to deliver a British Sign Language video online interpreting service has taken a quantum leap forward, with confirmation that, Action Deafness Communications, a East Midlands based charitable company has secured the main agreement to develop and launch the newest video remote interpreting [Read More]

VRI Pilot in Brighton

AD Communications develops exciting pilot VRI project with local NHS partners in Brighton.

 

Date     03/05/2016

 

A pilot project to develop and deliver a British Sign Language video online interpreting service has taken a significant step forward. Action Deafness Communications (Red Dot Connect) has secured an agreement to launch the new Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) service for Deaf [Read More]

New service website!

PRESS RELEASE  04.04.2016

 

YOUchoose launches new website!

YOUchoose, a Community and Personal Care Support Consortium, has launched a brand new website to promote its services and opportunities to a wider audience.

 

YOUchoose develop and deliver innovative community and personal care support to Deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing clients. This exceptional service is delivered by a dedicated team [Read More]

Festive Office Hours

Festive Office Hours at Action Deafness

Action Deafness wishes to inform everyone that our Head office will be closed from midday Thursday 24 December 2015 until 9 am Monday 4 January 2016.

 

Our community PA support, Red Dot Connect and Communication Interpreting services will continue provision as agreed, apart from Bank Holiday dates of 25th, 28th December [Read More]

Christmas sales from Action Deafness Books!

Christmas is coming…….it’s only a few days away…

Are you still looking for presents?

We have a great offer for you! 15% off all the products in our online bookshop! So…

If your family and friends are learning British Sign Language, you could give them a wonderful gift this Christmas – we have a wide range of DVDs [Read More]

Access Cinema’s December subtitled programme

Phoenix hosts audio-described and descriptive subtitled screenings each month in its Access Cinema programme.

For December…

Steve Jobs (15)

Tue 15 Dec, 6pm
A brisk and exciting look behind the scenes of ruthless corporate America and the eponymous Apple co-founder. With a hypnotic central performance from Fassbender.

Carol (15)

Tue 22 Dec, 6pm
‘★★★★★ – Todd Haynes’s adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s novella is impeccably [Read More]

Black Friday Special Offer from Action Deafness Books!

Black Friday’s coming………and AD Books is in! OH YES!

In fact, we are having a BLACK FRIDAY ‘LONG WEEKEND’!!!

BOOKS – DVDS – SIGNATURE (BSL) PRODUCTS

So from Wednesday 25 November to Monday 30 November we’re offering an amazing 15% off ALL products from our AD Books website, including ALL Signature resources.

Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity.

To take part, simply insert [Read More]

Josette Simon, OBE Joins Action Deafness as Patron

Leicester-based business solutions provider organisation, Action Deafness, is proud to announce Josette Simon OBE as its new patron.

Josette joins our two other patrons, politicians Keith Vaz MP and Andrew Bridgen MP.

Josette is a Leicester-born, acclaimed Shakespearian with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre. She has won all the major Best Actress theatre [Read More]