Chwarae Teg, the leading gender equality charity in Wales, is carrying out a research into disability and employment in Wales. In this research, they are looking to hear the experiences of both disabled women and men in their careers, and report their differentiated experiences through a gender lens, if there is any. The online survey should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete and can […]
NDCS are currently running UK wide survey on cinema accessibility for Deaf children. They have put together a very brief 1 minute survey that they would like families and students to complete. Ensuring Deaf young children can enjoy cultural experiences with their families & friends is vital in order for them to feel included in the normal milestones and joys of childhood. complete the survey […]
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.
Macmillan Cancer Support have added two new videos to their BSL collection – these include treating brain tumours & information regarding a serious complication of chemotherapy called neutropenic sepsis. For more information, blog posts & the videos themselves, click here
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 […]
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 […]
Adverse Camber productions have a BSL performance in Theatr Clwyd on the 7th of June 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, […]