November 28, 2017

Deaf Awareness

New Deaf Awareness course






Date: 20th January 2018 Time:10am-3pm
Location: The Fylde Coast BSL Centre
335, Redbank Road,
Bispham Village, Blackpool,
Lancashire, FY2 0HJ.

You will have opportunities to gain advice and support as well as having a go at being deaf yourself, so you will understand more fully the impact of deafness on mental health and attitudes.
We hope you will join us for what is promised to be a fun, educational and informative day.

Find out:
Just how many people are deaf and how to reduce discrimination.
Lots of different Communication Skills and Tactics that can be used to help make yourself or your business services accessible to ALL deaf people.
Stereotyping, Terminology, and Discrimination.
How to book and use Communication support professionals for different communication preferences, both for deaf English users and BSL users.
Cultural differences between different deaf people and models of disability that influences communication choices or needs.
Mental health and deafness.

Refreshments included.
The course is at a special price of £50 per person.
Hurry, places are limited and likely to go fast.
Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

For more information please contact:
Office: 01253 595792 or Jan (text only) 07816363174