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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WE'RE STILL OPEN! We are operating remotely
to ensure service users can continue to access our services from home.

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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


18th March 2021

Easter holidays: Zoom activities for teens and under 12s

For Deaf/Hard of Hearing children and Children of Deaf Adults Activities for Teens Tuesday 6th April 2-3pm Dance Workshop Part 1 Monday 12th April 2- 3:30pm Cookery Class/Bake-a-thon Tuesday 13th April 2-3pm Dance Workshop Part 2 Teens To book your place Contact

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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