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


25th September 2023

Vacancy for MDC Senior Manager - joint post,  part time

Application Deadline – Friday 6 th October 2023 – 12 noon. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 10 th October 2023 MDC strive to be committed to service users, to be dependable, innovative, inclusive, and ever evolving in our learning and sharing information and developing of our services. We work

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Room Hire

Teddy Webb Hall

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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

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Meeting Room 2

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If you would like to know more about
any of our services, please get in touch.

Manchester Deaf Centre,
Crawford House,
Booth Street East,
M13 9GH

09:00 – 17:00


0161 273 3415

Registered Charity Number: 1110373