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Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi). The QPM is the UK’s only independent quality performance mark for organisations offering independent advocacy; an essential

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Thursday 26 May

An 11-year-old South Carolina boy who was born deaf has made it to the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Neil Maes received cochlear implants when he was one and five years old and, through therapy, was able to learn spoken language.

Now, the fifth-grader is one of the top spellers in the nation, knowing words like weissnichtwo (an indefinite, unknown, or imaginary

BSL Videos   

Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the

The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) has launched three new sets of information resources in time for

Do you live in London or the South of England? Do you or any of your family/friends have experience of the

A 24-year-old man has been left with facial injuries, a snapped tooth and hearing loss after he was attacked in


Columnists   

A twenty-something girl living in the big city, Deafinitely Girly gives a light-hearted but revealing account

I’m now in my 30’s – and that doesn’t bother me as much as I thought it might when I entered my 20s! Two

The column is written from the unique position of a Deaf singleton. Madam X, as we shall call her explains

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