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Improving support in an age of cuts – a campaigning success in England
Parent and Chair of the Waveney Deaf Children’s Society, Ann Jillings, shares her top tips for local campaigni…
Schools and other education settings - coronavirus info for families of deaf children
Find out more about the impact of Coronavirus on schools and other education settings and how you can get supp…
Support for home learning - coronavirus info for families of deaf children
Read our information and tips on how to support your child's learning at home and where to access online educa…
Emotional health and wellbeing
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First diagnosis for my child
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Schools and colleges urged to prepare for deaf children's return
Key support staff and technology must be re-instated as soon as it's safe to do so now schools are back.
Just 1/3 deaf children would go to school if teachers had facemasks
Survey shows only a third of parents will send their deaf child to school if face masks were in classrooms.
Deaf pupils failed by education system for fifth consecutive year
Significant gaps remain between deaf and hearing children's grades throughout their education.