NDCS: The National Deaf Children's Society
A family using sign language as the put together a puzzle at home.

Events for families and parents

We run events for families and parents all over the UK. Find out what events are coming up in your area. 

In this section

Early Years: Newly diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - London

Date: 13 May 2017 - 14 May 2017 (9.30 - 4.30)
Location:
London

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Coventry

Date: 20 May 2017 - 21 May 2017 (10:00 - 16:30)
Location:
Coventry

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Cardiff

Date: 21 October 2017 - 22 October 2017 (10:00 - 16:30)
Location: Cardiff

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0 - 2 years) - Cambridge

Date: 3 February 2018 - 4 February 2018 (10:00 - 16:30)
Location:
Cambridge

Early Years: Newly diagnosed information days (0-2 years) - Manchester

Date: 23 September 2017 - 24 September 2017
Location:
Manchester

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Northampton

Date: 11 November 2017 - 12 November 2017
Location:
Northampton

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Reading

Date: 30 September 2017 - 1 October 2017 (10:00 - 16:30)
Location:
Reading

Early Years: Newly diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Rotherham

Date: 3 March 2018 - 4 March 2018 (9.30 - 4.30)
Location: Rotherham

Early Years: Newly Diagnosed Information Days (0-2 years) - Taunton

Date: 11 June 2017 - 12 June 2017 (10:00 - 16:30)

Finding out about your child's rights - Bristol

Do you want to know more about your child’s rights? Are you struggling to get the right support from health, education and other services? Join our free one-day event to find out how you can get the best support for your child.
Date: 15 July 2017 (10am - 3pm)

Finding out about your child's rights - London

Date: 20 May 2017
Location: NDCS London office.

Finding out about your child's rights - Peterborough

Date:  22 April 2017 (10am - 3pm)
Location:
Peterborough

Finding out about your child's rights - Reading

Date:  16 September 2017
Location:
Reading

Finding out about your child's rights - Leeds

Date: 11 November 2017 (10am - 3pm)
Location:
Leeds

Finding out about your child's rights - Nottingham

Date: 2 December 2017 (10am - 3pm)
Location:
Nottingham

Learning About Your Child's Deafness (3-12 years) - Sheffield

A two day event for families with newly diagnosed deaf children aged 3-12 years. Topics will include; NDCS services, support around communication, learning and technology.
Date: 1 July 2017 - 2 July 2017

Learning About Your Child's Deafness Information Days (3-12 years), South

Date: 18 November 2017 - 19 November 2017 (9.30 - 4.30) 

Location: Brentford Lock

Learning About Your Child's Deafness, Rotherham

This one day event is for families who have deaf children aged 3 years and over who have been identified as deaf in the last 18 months.

Time: 09:30, 25 Feb 2017
Date: 25 February 2017 (09:30 - 17:00) 

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play

A one day event for families with deaf children aged 2- 4. Learn about technology, communication and learning about the importance of learning through play.
Date: 4 November 2017 (9.30 - 4.45)

Location: Altrincham

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Birmingham

A one day event for families with deaf children aged 2-4. Learn about technology, communicating and learning about the importance of learning through play.

Date: 27 January 2018 (9:30 - 17:00) (Holiday Inn Birmingham M6 J7)
Location: Holiday Inn Birmingham M6 J7.

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Bristol

Date: 11 February 2018 (09:30-17:00)
Location:
Bristol

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Cambridge

Date: 17 June 2017 (09:30-17:00)

Location: Cambridge

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Co Durham

Date: 25 March 2017 (09:30 - 17:00)
Location: Co Durham 

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Darlington

Date: 25 November 2017 (09:30-17:00)
Location: Co Durham

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - London

Date: 17 March 2018 (9.30 - 4.45)
Location: Bexley

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Cookstown

Date: 30 September 2017 (Glenavon House Hotel)

Location: Cookstown, Northern Ireland

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Nottingham

Date: 8 July 2017 (9:30 - 17:00) (Novotel Nottingham Derby)

Location: Nottingham

 

Starting School: Communication, Technology and Play - Oxford

Date: 22 April 2017 (09:30 - 17:00) (Jurys Inn Oxford)

Location:  Oxford

Starting School: Education Rights and Responsibilities - Birmingham

 Date: 14 October 2017 (9.30 - 4.45)

Location: Birmingham

Technology Outreach Information Session - Plymouth

The National Deaf Children's Society with support from the Big Lottery Fund is holding a free Technology information session.

We're inviting all families with deaf children and/or young people to join us for a learning session about technology and how it can be used to support learning and development.

Date: 11 March 2017 (09:30 - 12:30)

Location: Holiday Inn Plymouth

Weekend for Families with Deaf Children aged 0-2, Northern Ireland

Corrs Corner Hotel - a non-residential family weekend from 25-26 February 2017 in Newtownabbey.

This event is especially for families with deaf children who are aged 0-2 years old.
Time: 10:00
Date: 25 - 26 February 2017
 

Weekend for Families with Deaf Children aged 0-2 - Scotland

Hallmark Hotel, Glasgow

A non-residential family weekend from 11-12 March in Scotland. This event is especially for families with deaf children who are aged 0-2 years old.

Time: 10:00
Date: 11 - 12 March 2017.

Raising a Deaf Child - Exeter

Two day parenting course for parents of a deaf child in Exeter, Devon, 22nd - 23rd April 2017.