Deaf Unity News

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Deaf Unity Joins Forces with the South West Local Enterprise Partnership Special Interest Group

Deaf Unity Joins Forces with the South West Local Enterprise Partnership Special Interest Group

Published: Nov 23rd, 2015

Deaf Unity is the first deaf organisation to become a member of the special interest group of the South West Local Enterprise partnership on Social Enterprises. The close working relationship between Deaf Unity and the […]

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New app to report hate crime – Eye Witness

New app to report hate crime – Eye Witness

Published: Oct 13th, 2015

New research shows that that one in five people have witnessed a hate crime in the last year and 59% have witnessed anti-social behaviour. However, 70% of those admitted they did not get involved or […]

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Motivating and Inspiring Young Deaf Learners Project

Motivating and Inspiring Young Deaf Learners Project

Published: Oct 12th, 2015

Deaf Unity has been awarded £9,000 from the Big Lottery Fund of the National Lottery to run a ‘Motivating and Inspiring Young Deaf Learners’ Project’. The project will train 20 Deaf Alumni and graduates from higher […]

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Deaf Bat Walks

Deaf Bat Walks

Published: Jul 28th, 2015

Deaf Unity is currently making arrangements with the Bat Conservation Trust and Avon Bat Group to run a series of Bat Walks and survey activities for the Deaf Community. It assisted the Bat Conservation Trust’s […]

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Deaf Unity at the South West Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development Conference

Published: Apr 2nd, 2015

Deaf Unity has become the first deaf organisation to exhibit at the South West CIPD Conference held at Leigh Court (http://www.leighcourt.co.uk) in Bristol on 20 March, 2015 to advertise its many forthcoming projects for the […]

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Ernst and Young Reception Evening

Published: Mar 8th, 2015

EY are working through the Business Disability Forum and Deaf Unity to organise a reception evening for deaf people who work in the corporate and finance industry on 28 April 2015. Further details can be found […]

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First Deaf Leadership Development Course from mainstream industry

Published: Feb 5th, 2015

Ernst and Young, a leading accountancy firm has become the first mainstream employer to run a leadership development course specifically for deaf people. The Business Disability Forum and Deaf Unity, a deaf-lead learning and development […]

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Deaf Unity and Oxford Model United Nations Conference Success
Deaf Unity at the CIPD Annual People Awards

Deaf Unity at the CIPD Annual People Awards

Published: Oct 1st, 2014

Deaf Unity represented the deaf community at the CIPD People Awards on 30th September 2014.

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Deaf Unity: The First Deaf Model United Nations Conference

Deaf Unity: The First Deaf Model United Nations Conference

Published: Jul 22nd, 2014

Deaf Unity announces that it has joined forces with Oxford International Model United Nations to promote 15 delegate places for deaf people to take part in one of the Oxford International Model United Nations (OxIMUN) conferences.

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