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 mission



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


7th June 2021

Wellbeing Group activities for June

You are very welcome to come and join in with the Manchester Deaf Centre Wellbeing Group activities: 3rd June: Bowling 10th June: New walk Plattfields Park 17th June: Arts & crafts 24th June: Walking in Phillips Park If you'd like to come along or find out more please email the WAITE team:

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