We are here to offer support to D/deaf, Deafblind, Hard-of-Hearing and Deafened people and their families across the North East. We provide some services and can signpost you to others.
This is our homepage with the latest news, a diary of events. If you have any comments contact us.
See the links above to explore our website
Deaflink is a team of both Deaf and Hearing staff, Board of Trustees and a Community Action Group who are made up of D/deaf, deafblind and Hard-of-Hearing service users and hearing professionals.
Through this website we will provide information about Deaflink and the services we offer but we also want to provide up to date information about what is happening in the region and how to access various important services.
If you have an event you would like added then please contact us by clicking on the link at the top.
We are currently recruiting 2 staff. Please click on the links below to see the information for the Involvement Workers, one for a BSL worker and the other to work with the Hard of Hearing Communities.
Check out our latest Events List for September - December 2016 groups and forum - All D/deaf, deafblind and hard-of-hearing people are welcome!
Please fill in our End of Life Survey - Click here
Add to your diary! Our next BIG IMPORTANT Deaf Forum is on Saturday 17th September at 10.30am-12:30pm (Doors open at 10am for registration) in Brunswick Methodist Church, Brunswick (Behind Fenwicks), Newcastle, NE1 7BJ - topic 'Accessible Information Standards and Video Relay in Newcastle Hospitals' Click here for more information
Do you want to be one of our Deaflink Community Action Group (CAG) members? Are you Deaf, Deafblind or Hard-of-Hearing? Have you been to one of our events or forums in the past year?
If yes, have a look at our CAG Flyer below and put your name forward to us!
Action on Hearing Loss Deaf Awareness Communication Tips leaflet – click here
- Like to learn or practice BSL? Click here for the courses and places!