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WITS: Sign Video

The Wales Interpretation and Translation Service have introduced a new contact method called ‘Sign Video’ which allows members of the D/deaf community to contact WITS through a BSL interpreter via their smartphone or tablet regarding basic enquiries (I.E. to check on an interpreter’s status/availability for your particular appointment) find a video explaining the service further below.

Benchmarking Survey | Action on Hearing Loss & NDCS

Action on Hearing Loss in partnership with National Deaf Children’s Society have launched a new survey which aims to gather the views professionals and other organisations involved in the planning and delivery of social care and support services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing. They have recently received funding from the Welsh Government to produce new guidelines for local authorities on meeting […]

Upcoming disability Wales Events 2019

Wednesday 29th May 10:30 – 15:15  Cardiff The Social Model of Disability – Join the conversation To register contact Equalitybranch@gov.wales  Thursday 30th May 10:30 – 15:15  Wrexham The Social Model of Disability – Join the conversation To register contact: Equalitybranch@gov.wales Wednesday 6th June at 13:30 – 16:30 Cardiff Implications of Brexit for Disabled People and Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) in Wales.  Location – Cardiff University’s […]

The Louder is Not Always Clearer Tour 2019

The show is fully accessible to Deaf & hard of hearing audiences with the use of English, BSL & creative captions A post show talk will take place and you would be more than welcome to stay and be included! Meet Jonny: Teacher, father, artist. He loves music, festivals and nightclubs. He longs to sing. Jonny is Deaf. Created and performed by a deaf man, […]

Cinderella Pantomime | BSL Performance on 29/11/18!

Stage 8 Productions presents Cinderella the pantomime, which will be interpreted fully in British Sign Language on Thursday the 29th of November 2018 The pantomime will be interpreted by Liz May, and will be held in the Michael Sheen Theatre, Ysgol Bae Baglan, Sirius Drive, Port Talbot, SA12 7BT Further details and tickets can be found by clicking here. Adults £9.00, Children/Concessions £7.50