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Online Information and Advice Sessions

We have a range of free online events that you can join. You'll be able to get lots of information, join discussions with other families, and ask questions to our experts.

As long as you have access to a computer, smartphone or tablet with an internet connection, you'll be able to join.

You don't need any previous experience of the topics covered in these events. You can join in as much or as little as you like. We'll send you everything you need to know to be able to join.

Places at these events are limited, so booking in advance is essential.

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All About Benefits

  • Tuesday 23 April
  • 1pm to 2pm
  • Suitable for young people and families with children ages 0 to 16 years

In this session, you’ll learn more about the benefits available for deaf children, how to apply, and other benefits that you and your family could access.

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Early Learning

  • Tuesday 30 April
  • 7pm to 8pm
  • Suitable for families with children ages 0 to 3 years

This session will help you explore how you can best support your baby or toddler to learn. Find out about the importance of everyday communication and pick up some tips on play and enjoying books together.

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Tech and Apps for Early Years

  • Tuesday 11 June
  • 1pm to 2pm
  • Suitable for families with children ages 0 to 5 years

Join our technology expert to learn about how technology can support your child during their early years. They will share useful information and advice on different types of hearing tech, such as apps and radio aids.

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Exploring Deaf Identity

  • Monday 17 June
  • 7pm to 8pm
  • Suitable for families with children ages 0 to 16 years

At this session, deaf presenters will tell you about what deaf identity means to them, along with their influences, successes and challenges. Plus, one of our family presenters will share their child’s journey with you.

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Choosing a Primary school

  • Tuesday 25 June
  • 7pm to 8pm
  • Suitable for families with children ages 2.5 to 4 years

Join our education experts as we explore how to choose the right school for your child.

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Real-life Experiences

  • Monday 1 July
  • 7pm to 8pm
  • Suitable for families with children ages 0 to 16 years

At this session, deaf presenters will tell you about  their  achievements and how they got there. Plus, one of our family presenters will share their child’s journey with you.

Communication support for our events

We'll have experts on hand to support you in joining the event online. You can also watch or download our guide to joining our online events.

Zoom auto-generated captions and British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters will be available. 

If you have any questions or require any other communication or language support, please email [email protected].

All about music

Wednesday 12 May from 5 to 6pm

Recommended for families with children aged 8 to 14 years old.

Is your child learning a musical instrument or signing with a choir? Would they love to start learning but aren’t sure what’s possible?

If you’d like to learn a bit more about ways you can support your deaf child to enjoy music, this event is for you.

We are delighted to be joined by Danny Lane from Music and the Deaf for this exciting event.

My experience of being deaf

Thursday 13 May from 7 to 8pm

Join us for a session with some of our fantastic guest presenters. They will be popping in to share their personal experiences with you and give you an insight into their lives.

Our deaf presenters will tell you about their achievements to date, and how they got here. Plus one of our family presenters will share their child’s journey with you. You’ll also have a chance to ask questions. 

Don't miss this opportunity to meet some truly inspiring people!