Archive for ‘Community’ Category

Victoria Nelson: Managing Director and owner of Deaf4Deaf (Article/Interview)

Published: Nov 26th, 2019

Interview with Victoria Nelson: Managing Director and owner of Deaf4Deaf. Deaf4Deaf is a Deaf-led and Deaf-owned Confidential and Professional service (launched in June 2016) run by a team of 12 highly Qualified and BACP Registered […]

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An Interview with a US Deaf Role Model Sara Miller (Article/Interview)

Published: Oct 17th, 2019

We recently read a fascinating and insightful interview conducted by @trayce_stoenescu during Deaf Awareness Month 2019 for her IG page with @adventuresindeafed. The inspirational Deaf role model behind @adventuresindeafed is Sara Miller, a Deaf teacher […]

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Spotlight: Deaf Advocate – Louise Goldsmith (Article/Interview)

Published: Jun 3rd, 2019

Louise Goldsmith is a 24 year old award winning Deaf Advocate. She has a Bilateral Sensorineural hearing loss of a severe- profound nature. She won a regional ‘Action On Hearing Loss’ volunteer award in 2015 for her […]

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How Social Media Empowers and Connects People – D/deaf and Hearing (Article/Interview)

Published: Apr 10th, 2019

Although I did not grow up with the technology available today, I can appreciate the positive and negative effects it has had on the Deaf Community and will share some of my observations from being […]

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5 fantastic reasons why you should learn British Sign Language (Article/Interview)

Published: Mar 26th, 2019

British Sign Language (BSL) has been in use for hundreds of years. English Physician and Philosopher John Bulwar dedicated his book Philocophus (1648) to two deaf brothers. His earlier book, Chirologia (1644) describes signs and […]

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Interview with cSeeker co-founder and DBA member, Guy Orlov (Article/Interview)

Published: Feb 14th, 2017

Exclusive interview with deaf entrepreneur Guy Orlov who co-founded cSeeker and is now a member of the Deaf Business Academy. Find out his top tips for setting up your own business and how he’s supporting d/Deaf learners and graduates…

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Interview with signing choir, Hands 4 Voices member, Laura-Jayne Greene (Article/Interview)

Published: Dec 5th, 2016

Laura-Jayne Greene is a member of the Essex-based singing choir, Hands 4 Voices, which is a mixture of deaf, HoH and hearing members. Here we chat to her about the choir’s BSL performances, and how her time with the choir has helped her to feel proud of her deafness…

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Bridging the Deaf and Disabled Employment Gap (Article/Interview)

Published: May 30th, 2016

Following the announcement of the Deaf and Disabilities Careers Fair 2016, Alasdair Grant explains how engagement between employers and deaf job seekers is key to bridging the employment gap…

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A New Leash on Life – Hearing Dogs for Deaf People (Article/Interview)

Published: Apr 18th, 2016

Hearing Dogs for Deaf People is a charity dedicated to pairing the perfect pup with deaf people; changing their lives for the better through companionship and assistance. Find out more…

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Deaf-Friendly Bike Ride – Pedal to the Pebbles with Hamilton Lodge School and College (Article/Interview)

Published: Apr 11th, 2016

Enjoy cycling? This June, join volunteers, fundraisers, avid cyclists and members of the Deaf community on a picturesque route through rural Surrey and Sussex – all in the aid of raising valuable funds for Hamilton Lodge School & College.

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