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Deaf Accessible GMCVO Networking Event for Researchers Fri 2nd July 

23 June 2021

Are you involved in research work with the voluntary sector of Greater Manchester? You are invited to a researchers networking event organised by GMCVO. The event is called ‘Top Tips and Tools for Voluntary Sector Research’. It is taking place on: Friday 2nd July from 2pm to 4pm on Zoom. GMCVO

Deafblind Awareness Week, 27 June – 3 July 2021

23 June 2021

Our Salford Deaf Advocacy Service team – Deb, Danielle and Toni – recently completed their Deafblind Awareness Level 1 qualification and passed with flying colours. Danielle According to the deafblind charity Sense there are currently approximately 390,000 people in the UK who are deafblind.

Meet Lauren Feeney, our new ‘I Can’ Project Co-ordinator and Youth Engagement officer

23 June 2021

We are delighted to welcome Lauren back to our staff team. Lauren has previously worked as a Youth Worker with our D.A.V.E. project and play scheme. She will be heading up our new ‘I Can’ youth project. Here is Lauren telling Annie, our Operations Manager, a little bit about herself and her plans

Tony Kingswood reaches 21 years’ service for MDC

23 June 2021

Tony Kingswood is our longest serving staff member, and this year he has worked for MDC for a whopping 21 years! Tony is our cleaner and he always makes sure the Deaf Centre looks great. He works so hard and is always buzzing around the place keeping the centre spotless. He is always smiling

Interpreter Awareness' sessions  for Salford Royal Foundation Trust staff, by Zoom, 20 and 21 July 2021. Book now!

23 June 2021

Our Salford Deaf Advocacy Service is pleased to invite SRFT staff to join one of our 1-hour Zoom Interpreter Awareness sessions being held in July: Tuesday 20 July: 1pm to 2pm or 3pm to 4pm Wednesday 21 July: 9.30 to 10.30am or 11am to 12 midday Cost: Free Prior attendance on our Deaf

MDC is open again for Room Hire

23 June 2021

Do you need a large or medium sized space for your meeting or event? We are pleased to have now re-opened our James Herriott Hall space for room hire. The hall can be booked as one large space (16m x 10m) or divided into two separate halls). The hall offers plenty of room for social distancing,

Meet our new Development Worker Kelly Priestley

23 June 2021

Kelly has recently joined our team full-time and she hasn’t wasted a second in getting stuck in to her new role. Kelly is currently working with the WAITE team, providing a dedicated advocacy service for our 50+ social group every week on a Monday, and organising and leading our Thursday wellbeing

Making your online events deaf accessible – GMCVO leads the way

22 June 2021

We are pleased to share the news this month that the Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation (GMCVO) has launched its deaf accessible online events initiative. GMCVO staff have been working with us at Manchester Deaf Centre to ensure that their online events are fully accessible to

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Manchester Deaf Centre,
Crawford House,
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M13 9GH

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0161 273 3415

Registered Charity Number: 1110373