NDCS: The National Deaf Children's Society
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Events for deaf children and young people

We run events for deaf children and young people all over the UK. Find out what events are coming up in your area. 

In this section

FULL! Summer Holiday Scotland

Outdoor activity week for deaf children and young people aged 8-18

16 - 20 July 2018

Ardroy Outdoor Education Centre, Lochgoilhead, Scotland

Mission Adventure England

Mission Adventure England for 8 – 15 year olds

30 July - 3 August 2018

Kilve Court Residential Education Centre, Somerset

Multi Activity Week for 8 - 15 years olds (Full)

Multi Activity Week for 8 - 15 year olds.
6 - 10 August 2018 

Kingswood - Grosvenor Hall, Kent  


16+ Transition Week (Full)

Transitions Week for 16 - 18 year olds.
6 - 10 August 2018 

Kingswood - Grosvenor Hall, Kent 

Mission Adventure Wales - FULLY BOOKED

Week of water and land activities for deaf young people aged 8-15 years

13-17 August 2018 

CMC Adventure, Pensarn Harbour, Llanbedr

Multi Activity Week

Multi Activity Week for 8 – 15 year olds

20 -24 August 2018

Frank Chapman Outdoor Education Centre (OEC), Park End, Bewdley, Worcestershire, DY12 2TY

Adventure Weekend Scotland

A residential weekend of outdoor activities for deaf children aged 14-18

12-14 October 2018

Abernethy Ardeonai, Killin, Scotland

Residential Weekend Wales

Residential Weekend for 14-18 year olds.

12 - 14 October 2018

CMC Adventure,  Pensarn Harbour, Llanbedr, Gwynedd

Outdoor Residential Week (Still has places)

Outdoor Residential Week for 14-17 year olds

27-31 August 2018

Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

Winter Weekend 2019 - Scotland

2 night residential event in Scotland for deaf children aged 8-15 including skiing and swimming.

8-10 February 2019

near Aviemore 

First Time Away Weekend - Yorkshire

If your child has never been to our residential events, then this is perfect for them!  They can come and join us for 24 hours, and get a taste of the fun we have on our camps!

Carlton Lodge Activity Centre, Thirsk, Yorkshire

8-12 year olds

9-10 March 2019  

Deaf Action Youth Service - Edinburgh

Deaf Action Youth service for young, deaf people to join sports and leisure activities.

Deaf Basketball Training

BID Services is pleased to announce the return of weekly Deaf Basketball training.

When? Every Tuesday evening, 6 – 7pm
Where? Joseph Chamberlain College, 1 Belgrave Road, Highgate, Birmingham B12 9FF
Who? Players must be over 16, suitable for all abilities.

Deaf/Hearing Impaired Football

Deaf/Hearing Impaired Football and Advanced Coaching sessions in Southampton & Eastleigh.

10:30-11:30 and 1-2:30pm  (ongoing)
Contact:  Mike Pink
Southampton FC

Square Peg Foundation –Stay & Play (sensory, sports, craft sessions)

Various locations, delivered free of charge:

  • Dates: Tuesdays
Venue: Duke Street Church, Sutton, B72 1RJ

  • Dates:  Wednesdays
Venue:  Shard End Wellbeing Centre, Packington Ave, B34 7RD

  • Dates:  Thursdays
Venue:  Aston Wellbeing Centre, Grounds of Aston Hall, B6 6JD

Wicketz Cricket

Free for boys and girls aged 8-16 years. 

All abilities welcome.

Date: Starting Wed 1st March, every week thereafter
George Dixon Academy, Sports Hall, Portland Road, B16 9GD
5pm – 6pm

Contact: Harry Kitchen harry.kitchen@wccc.co.uk / 07850 603939

16+ Journey to Transition

Weeklong residential learning life skills, and prepping for transition into adulthood as well as some outdoor adventure

Mount Cook Adventure Centre, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS

22-26 October 2018

16-18 years



16+ Wet & Wild Weekend

Weekend of outdoor adventure for 16-18 years in the Cumbrian landscape

Water Park Adventure Centre, Water Park, Coniston, High Nibthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8DQ

22-24 February 2019

16-18 years