Category: General Info

Bookshine Packs For Children Who Are Deaf 0

Bookshine Packs For Children Who Are Deaf

Bookshine packs are available for children who are deaf. Children are entitled to this pack in addition to the two standard Bookstart packs. What’s in the packs? There are two Bookshine packs available:  ...

Ammaar Hussein: How young deaf people like me are more vulnerable to bullying 0

Ammaar Hussein: How young deaf people like me are more vulnerable to bullying

Interesting article on bullying Ammaar is with Sam Russell on the NDCS Youth advisory board. http://limpingchicken.com/2014/09/16/young-deaf-bullying/ The Limping Chicken Deaf news and deaf blogs from the UK! Lays eggs every weekday      ...

Review Of Access to Work Arrangements/Entitlements 0

Review Of Access to Work Arrangements/Entitlements

The government are reviewing Access to Work arrangements/entitlements. This may affect young people after education is completed and they wish to take up employment. Access the link for more information. http://deafcouncil.org.uk/access-to-work.html

BBC5Live Appearance by Sam Russell & Ember 0

BBC5Live Appearance by Sam Russell & Ember

Sam Russell from Sign Hi Say Hi! was asked by Hearing Dogs to go on bbc5live today to talk about his hearing dog, Ember. The programme is going to follow the progress of a...

Contact A Family 0

Contact A Family

Information sessions for parents… Families caring for a child with additional needs or disability are invited to book places for welcoming and informative themed sessions held by Contact a Family in partnership with Pear...

Access To Work Extended To Help More Disabled People Into Work 0

Access To Work Extended To Help More Disabled People Into Work

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/access-to-work-extended-to-help-more-disabled-people-into-work The Access to Work scheme has set aside £2 million to help disabled people take up work placements. Hundreds are set to benefit as a scheme that provides financial support towards the extra...

Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Charms and Decorations 0

Hearing Aid and Cochlear Implant Charms and Decorations

Dear Chairperson, Secretary, Committee person or Manager We are a small company making great quality reasonably priced hearing aid decorations for hearing aids and cochlear implants. We have a profoundly deaf daughter and have...