Deaf News: NDCS launches Video Relay Service for its support and advice Helpline

By Editor The National Deaf Children’s Society has launched a free Video Relay Service on its national Helpline to make sure that […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Juliet England: Merry Deafmas? Surviving the season as a deafie

By Editor “I’m writing a piece about being deaf at Christmas,” I tell my friend down the pub. He looks surprised. “No […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Rebecca-Anne Withey: What’s the greatest barrier facing deaf people?

By Editor I was having my lunch with some arts professionals and we were discussing what forthcoming projects we had lined up. […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Emily Howlett: Mud and mayhem – Hearing dog in the hills

By Editor At weekends, we post some of the most popular posts from our archive. Last time I told you about my […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Emily Howlett: Answering the question: “But what does your Hearing Dog do?”

By Editor At weekends, we post some of the most popular posts from our archive. My hearing dog is already famous. Way […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Paul Miller: My journey to writing and illustrating books for Deaf children

By Editor I have been working in the arts industry for quite some time and I have worked on various projects throughout […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Vera Brearey: I’m not sorry for being a serial deaf apologist

By Editor One recurrent theme of deafness is that we tell each other not to apologise for it. After all, it’s not […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Watch: How cycling changed a deaf woman’s life

By Editor A video has been released by the English Federation of Disability Sport about how taking up cycling helped change the […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: Award for deafPLUS’ BSL Video advice helpline

By Editor deafPLUS’ BSL Video Advice Helpline has won the award for “Best Innovative Use of Technology” at the d2017 Helplines Partnership Awards. […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: New ‘fake interpreter’ storm in Florida

By Editor ABC News has reported on another ‘fake interpreter’ scandal, this time in Florida, USA. Strangely, in this situation, it appears […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken