Deaf organisations F-Z
A service user led organisation provide family support, resources, courses & activities for all children with any level of deafness and works with families in Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset. Family Centre (Deaf Children) has 2 offices: one in Yate and other one based at Elmfield School for Deaf children in Bristol.
Specialists in books, CD ROMS and videos on deafness and deaf issues. Next day service, free 64-page colour catalogue and online shop.
6 Forest Road
Tel: 01594 833 858
Text: 01594 833 858
Fax: 01594 833 446
An organisation which aims to achieve the best quality of life for adults affected by hearing loss, whose main method of communication is speech. They try to make it easy to find the right information, appropriate services and meaningful ways to connect with other people.
Hearing Link Head Office
27-28 The Waterfront
Tel: 0300 111 1113
Hearing Link Scotland
The Eric Liddle Centre
15 Morningside Road
Tel: 0131 447 9420
An independent organisation offering social clubs for deaf and hard of hearing people, resource centre, family support, tinnitus group and courses in deaf awareness, managing hearing loss and sign language. All faiths welcome.
Julius Newman House
Woodside Park Road
Tel: 020 8466 0502 / 020 8446 0214
Text: 020 8446 4037
Fax: 020 8445 7451
NADP is run for and by deafened people and produces a quarterly newsletter 'Network'. There are some local groups and events are held. Support and advice on a number of issues is available.
They are a company that offer a variety of high quality training courses in British Sign Language (BSL).
Their offices and training rooms are located in Greenwich where they offer courses ranging from Pre-level 3 right up to NVQ level 4. Their BSL qualified tutors also offer in-house training for companies and organisations wishing to learn BSL levels 1 and 2.
Royal Association for Deaf people promotes equality for Deaf people through the provision of accessible services:
- Information, Advice & Guidance
- Children and Families
- Youth and Transition
- Community Development
- Employment and Skills
- Social Care and Community Support
- Interpreting and Communication Services
Coordinating body for voluntary and statutory organisations that support deaf and deafblind people, their families and professionals working with them in Scotland.
The UK's leading organisation working for people with deafblindness and associated disabilities, providing advice, support, information and services for them, their families and professionals working with them.
101 Pentonville Road
Tel: 0845 127 0060
Sense Scotland is a significant provider of services and also engages in policy development for children and adults with complex support needs because of deafblindness or sensory impairment, learning disability or physical disability. It is a leader in the field of communication and innovative support services for people who are marginalized because of challenging behaviour, health care issues and the complexity of their support needs.
43 Middlesex Street
Tel: 0141 429 0294
Text: 0141 418 7170
Fax: 0141 429 0295
UKCoD works with and for deaf organisations in the UK by providing information, advice and support and by representing the views of the sector to government and policy makers. Membership of the Council is open to any Charity or Professional Body working in the field of deafness.
The Council supports and celebrates the diversity of deaf people including Deaf, deafened, deafblind and hard of hearing people. Organisations that do not qualify for membership can affiliate to the Council in order to participate in our work.
Members and Affiliates enjoy access to a range of benefits including information, networks, influence and discounts on publications and delegate fees.
Tel or SMS: 07584 249 527