All face to face activities have been put on hold due to COVID-19.

Our Helpline is running as normal and you can contact them in all the usual ways.

Our video information and advice sessions are now available to book onto. 

Please visit our information and support section for resources and guidance.

With lots or running and challenge events cancelled or rescheduled, we've created some virtual challenge events for you to take on.

Read more about COVID-19 and support for deaf children.


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We're the National Deaf Children's Society in Wales – get information and resources especially for you.

Contact the Wales team

Who's who

If you would like to get in touch with us at the Cymru office, our details are:

Jayne Dulson, Director – Wales
[email protected]

Louise Sparks, Children and Families Support Officer

Responsible for:

  • Monmouthshire
  • Newport
  • Torfaen
  • Blaenau Gwent
  • Caerphilly

Jamie Rhys-Martin, Children and Families Support Officer

Responsible for:

  • Bridgend
  • Neath Port Talbot
  • Swansea
  • Powys
  • Cardiff
  • Vale of Glamorgan
  • Rhondda Cynon Taf
  • Merthyr

Jill Bartlett, Children and Families Support Officer

Responsible for:

  • Gwynedd
  • Wrexham
  • Anglesey
  • Flintshire
  • Conwy
  • Denbighshire
  • Carmarthenshire
  • Pembrokeshire
  • Ceredigion

[email protected]

Local groups in Wales

Local deaf children's societies are run by parents and carers of deaf children to give emotional and social support to families.

Find your nearest local group

Campaigns – Wales

We want to see deaf children in Wales get the education, health and family support services they deserve.

Find out more about our campaigns in Wales for deaf children and young people.


We have responded to a variety of Welsh Government consultations regarding services and support for deaf children and young people.

In this section you can find out about which UK-wide or country consultations or calls for evidence we have responded to.

Our responses to consultations

Fingerspelling challenge

I Can Fingerspell! is open to any pupil studying for the Foundation Welsh Baccalaureate as an option for the community challenge module.

Find out more and sign up

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National Deaf Children's Society

2 South, Ty-Nant Court, Morganstown, Cardiff CF15 8LW, UK

Tel: 020 7490 8656

Fax: 020 7251 5020

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