NDCS: The National Deaf Children's Society
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Resources and guidance to help you support your deaf child's education, from learning in the early years, choosing a school, special educational needs, and much more.

In this section

early years education

Education in the early years

Information for parents of pre-school age deaf children about supporting learning in the early years and choosing a primary school.


Education during school years

Information for parents of deaf children in primary or secondary school about supporting learning, special educational needs, exams, making a complaint, bullying and more.

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Leaving school

The information in this section will help you support your deaf child to consider the options after leaving school. There's information about completing applications, finances, getting support in place, and more.