Entries by Gary Williams

Operations Manager

deafPLUS has a vacancy for a highly skilled Operations Manager to join our senior management team, taking responsibility for all our front- line advice and support services. As our Operations Manager you will have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of Deafness and hearing loss, the challenges it presents for people in accessing services and you’ll bring your wide-ranging […]

deafPLUS Manifesto 2017

Extract from The Limping Chicken: The charity deafPLUS has launched a manifesto of policies which would benefit Deaf and hard of hearing people in the upcoming general election. The manifesto can be downloaded as a PDF by clicking here. The charity did the same for the general election in 2015 and has now quickly updated the policies, drawing […]

Birmingham Befriender Service

deafPLUS has successfully received funding from Better Care Fund in Birmingham. Our work will focus on D/deaf, Hard of Hearing and Visually Impairment Carers living in Birmingham. Our aim is to reduce the social isolation and improve the mental health of those Carers. We are recruiting volunteers, who must have level 2 or above in BSL. […]

Deaf Carers Conference

Following the success of last year’s Carers Conference, deafPLUS are delighted to launch the second Deaf Carers Conference on Wednesday 30th November 2016. Deaf Carers are hidden in the community , unable to access services for much needed support and respite due to lack of access. This is an important issue that needs to be […]

New Pan-London ‘Living with Hearing Loss’ project launched

PRESS RELEASE MAY 2016 New London-wide project to support people living with hearing loss. deafPLUS, a national charity currently celebrating its 45th year, announces the launch of a London wide programme of support for older people who are living with hearing loss. deafPLUS has received funding from City Bridge Trust to set up a new […]

Personal Assistants (PAs)

Personal Assistants (PAs) As part of the YOUchoose consortium lead by Action Deafness, deafPLUS are pleased to join as a partner to deliver a high quality PA Community Support Service in the Greater London Area. The aim of deafPLUS’ PA Community Support Service is to ensure independence amongst our clients. We are now recruiting a […]

Leading Deaf Charities to Join Forces

1st January 2016 will bring about change in the Deaf voluntary sector, as two long-established charities formally come together as one.  On that day, Deaf Access, the 21 year old charity which provides services to the deaf and hard of hearing communities of Bromley, London, will be formally transferring its staff, assets and contracts to […]