Deaf Awareness and Sign Language Workshops

Signs4Life is leading efforts towards a society in which people with disabilities have full access and are working to raise the public and political awareness of disability provision. We have delivered our tailored equality awareness training programs to social workers, housing staff, teachers, the NHS, emergency services staff, and arts and culture venues.

Learning Outcomes  

• Identify the barriers that deaf and hard of hearing people face  

• List the ways in which deaf and hard of hearing people communicate   

• Understand and demonstrate how to implement positive methods of communication, and offer an equal service to deaf and hard of hearing people.  

• Apply the finger-spelling alphabet  

• Explore the deaf community & culture  

Face-to-face delivery is available and also remote learning via MS Teams/Zoom.

Activities for older people
Adult education and learning
Activities for children and young people
Employment and training initiatives
Family support groups and organisations
Connecting with others
Managing a long-term health condition
Services for older people
Support with employment
Youth support
Additional needs catered for:
Hearing impairment friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
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