Hearing Dogs for Deaf People will be visiting our office in Pontypridd this Thursday (14th November 2019) between 10am until 12pm to deliver a talk, followed by light refreshments. All are welcome to attend!
These can be found on their website by clicking here
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 […]