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Bianca Birdsey: How sign language helped my girls think, reason and express themselves

August 12, 2015

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Language. Think about that word. What are other thoughts that automatically pin themselves to this collection of letters that give […]

Deaf News: NDCS says new Special Educational Needs system could leave Deaf children without vital support

June 13, 2015

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New Government figures have raised fresh concerns that changes to the system of guaranteed help for children with special educational […]

Emily Howlett : 12 hilarious things I’ve seen children say about being deaf (BSL)

May 21, 2015

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There’s plenty of doom and gloom around at the moment. It’s easy to get swallowed up in it all, and […]

Ian Noon: Welfare and deaf children – a review of the past five years

April 26, 2015

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Continuing our series of blogs on what’s changed over the past five years in relation to deaf children, this blog […]

Ian Noon: Audiology services for deaf children – a review of the past five years

April 25, 2015

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Continuing our series of blogs on the upcoming election, this blog takes a look at the government’s record on health […]

Ian Noon: Education for deaf children – a review of the past five years

April 23, 2015

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Apparently, there’s a big general election coming up on the 7thMay. One of the factors that voters may be taking […]

Deaf News: Figures show only 36.3% of deaf children achieve national GCSE benchmarks

January 30, 2015

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Only 36.3% of deaf children in England have left secondary school having hit national GCSE benchmarks, according to the Department […]

Only day nursery with facilities for Deaf children in Tower Hamlets is now safe, says local Mayor

December 9, 2014

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In recent weeks, we published several articles about Overland Children’s Centre in Tower Hamlets, which had been threatened with closure. […]

NDCS responds to outcry over news that deaf children with additional complex needs will no longer be offered some events by charity

December 5, 2014

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The NDCS has issued a statement following an outcry on social media to the news that the charity will no […]

Emma Sharrock: Why I am proud of my Deaf sister

November 26, 2014

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Ever since I was two I have grown up being an older sister to a deaf sibling. My parents found […]