Putting communication into the community
Manchester Deaf Centre is the heart of Greater Manchester's deaf community. We are a hub for inclusion, advocacy, accessibility, support, training and information.

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What we do

Dedication, innovation, inclusion

We are proud to provide a range of services that support and empower our deaf community. We can also provide BSL/English interpreters and deliver training to increase knowledge around deaf awareness.


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Communication is key

Teaching, training, awareness

Did you know British Sign Language is the preferred language for over 125,000 people in the UK? It is a rich and beautiful language comprising of hand gestures, facial expressions and body movements. Start your BSL journey today!


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Our main missions



Create opportunities for D/deaf people through employment and training.


Influence national and local public policy and seek opportunities to play a role in research and commissioning.


Devise, gain funding and run projects that lead directly to positive outcomes for D/deaf people.


Provide spaces for D/deaf people to socialise and learn.



What's New


8th July 2024

BSL pre level 3 course now open for booking

8​th July 2024 I​f you are interested in doing Manchester Deaf Centre's BSL level 3 next January, then why not book on this course? Our pre level 3 course has been designed specifically by our BSL Lead to ready learners for their journey onto the Signature accredited BSL level 3 course. The pre

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4th July 2024

2023-2024 Manchester Deaf Centre Accounts

P​lease use the following link to download the PDF. final_draft__the_manchester_deaf_centre_cio_accounts_2023-24.pdf

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Room Hire

Teddy Webb Hall

Room Dimensions: 10m x 16m

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Riley's Bar

Riley's social bar is available to hire for social and work events.

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Youth Space

Maximum group size: 12

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Meeting Room 2

Room dimensions: 10m x 5m

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If you would like to know more about
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Manchester Deaf Centre,
Crawford House,
Booth Street East,
M13 9GH

09:00 – 17:00


0161 273 3415

Registered Charity Number: 1110373