Browsing All posts tagged under »deaf«

Deaf News: Deaf woman wins Diabetes UK award for fundraising

April 19, 2016

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A Deaf woman from Stoke on Trent who has raised huge amounts of money for diabetes awareness to the deaf community […]

Molly Watt: It’s wrong to assume all deaf people hear nothing and all blind people see nothing

April 18, 2016

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We really need to get beyond the assumption that all deaf people hear nothing and all blind people see nothing. […]

Tony Barlow: In employment, are deaf people bottom of the pecking order?

April 17, 2016

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At weekends, we post some of our most popular articles. Tell us your favourites by emailing thelimpingchicken@gmail.com This article was […]

Teresa Garratty: An open letter to the benefits assessors who ask me the same questions every year

April 15, 2016

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Dear Whoever Thought Medical Assessments for Disabled People Were a Good Idea, Last month I was asked to…no….summoned to attend […]

Richard Turner: My take on the play Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

April 14, 2016

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Last Saturday I finally got to see The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time play in the West […]

Deaf News: Charity Sense expresses deep concern over documentary revealing behaviour of PIP assessors

April 12, 2016

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The charity Sense, which represents Deafblind people, has responded to the Channel 4 programme Dispatches that aired last night,  investigating the planned […]

Kimberly Brown: The advantages of being a deaf parent to hearing children

April 10, 2016

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At weekends, we publish some of our most popular blogs. Tell us your favourites by emailing thelimpingchicken@gmail.com I’ve written before […]

Kate Rowley: Note to my doctor. I’m ‘alright’ and my son’s ‘alright’

April 9, 2016

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At weekends, we publish some of our most popular blogs. Tell us your favourites by emailing thelimpingchicken@gmail.com I have just […]

Kimberly Brown: 12 tips to help hearing people communicate with deaf people

April 2, 2016

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At weekends, we post some of the most popular blogs from our archive. Tell us your favourites by email: thelimpingchicken@gmail.com […]

Matt Lannigan: How my local ice hockey team Whitley Bay Sharks gave me a start in the game

March 31, 2016

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I became interested in Ice Hockey in early 2015 when I went to my local ice rink with friends. As […]