Items filtered by date: November 2015
Monday, 30 November 2015 00:00

Funding Cuts Exclude Deaf from Politics

The Government is making it harder for Deaf people  to stand in electinc election because of cuts , according to the Green Party’s Oldham West and Royton by-election candidate.

Simeon Hart,  the only Deaf and British Sign Language (BSL) user to stand in thes General Election,  is standing up against cuts to  ‘disability-related costs’ such as carer prices and sign language interpreters.

Published in POLITICS
Monday, 30 November 2015 00:00

(DAHIT) Leeds Services for Deaf Young People

Deaf and hearing impaired team

 

What does the service do?

The Deaf and Hearing Impaired Team (DAHIT) is a team of specialist staff, including teachers, communication support workers and deaf instructors, who work to promote the educational inclusion and achievement of children and young people with a diagnosed hearing loss.
Published in Children
Sunday, 29 November 2015 00:00

A Christmas Treat

The Yorkshire Music Club presents…A Christmas Treat!

Saturday 5th Decemeber 2015, 5pm - 6.30pm.    The 1855 Building, Halifax, HX1 2NE.

Published in ENTERTAINMENT
Sunday, 29 November 2015 00:00

Four Deaf Yorkshire Men...

Published in COMMUNITY
Sunday, 29 November 2015 00:00

Sign2Sing 2016

Schools across Yorkshire and the rest of the country participate in this...

Sign2sing is an annual event, organised by the Deaf Health Charity SignHealth, which raises essential funds to help vulnerable deaf children and adults.

Click here to see this years song:  http://www.sign2sing.org.uk/

Or to learn it: http://www.sign2sing.org.uk/how-to-get-involved/learn-the-songs/

Published in COMMUNITY
Thursday, 26 November 2015 00:00

Yorkshire Deaf Anglers fixtures set

Yorkshire Deaf Anglers Club has published its fixtures list for 2017

Published in SPORTS

On Wednesday 25th November Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People Held their AGM.  The Chairman Murray Holmes and Honorary President Martin Dodgson outlines what was happening with Centenary House, Murray Holmes resigned his post as Chairman and the meeting discussed the future of Deaf Services in Leeds

Published in COMMUNITY