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- 13 March 2017
The National Deaf Children’s Society Cymru is urging pupils across Wales to take up a new signing challenge as part of Sign Language Week (13-19 March).
- 28 February 2017
• Children’s audiology services report fewer staff and trouble recruiting
• 1 in 3 services were failing when inspection scheme was scrapped in 2012
• 85% of services have not completed the alternative voluntary scheme - meaning NHS, CCGs and patients have no idea of their quality
- 24 February 2017
The National Deaf Children’s Society, local campaigners and university experts are urging the council to halt plans for substantial cuts to services for deaf children.
- 18 January 2017
An ambitious two year swimming project for deaf children in Scotland concluded this weekend with a pool-party for 60 deaf children in Cumbernauld, and featured gold medal winning Scottish swimmer, Danielle Joyce.
- 5 January 2017
Deaf young people who use British Sign Language (BSL) will have equal opportunities to complete apprenticeships, following policy changes announced today by Robert Halfon MP.
- 7 September 2016
The National Deaf Children’s Society has published a report calling on the Scottish Government and its partners to take action to drive up the standard of early years support for deaf children and their families.
- 15 August 2016
Hampshire-based business Simplyhealth has donated £25,000 to the National Deaf Children’s Society’s Children and Families Support Service, a vital lifeline for the UK’s 45,000 deaf children and their families.
- 12 July 2016
Northern Ireland’s deaf young authors and artists will exhibit their work at the Arts & Disability Forum Gallery on Belfast's Royal Avenue from 19-29 July after winning a National Deaf Children’s Society competition.