A weekly timetable of Manchester Deaf Centre activities across Manchester

Children and Young People Service

Welcome to the Children and Young Peoples Services at Manchester Deaf Centre. We work with children and young people up to 25yrs (with the exception of up to 30yrs for those who need additional support). We welcome Deaf, Hard of hearing and Deafblind children and young people to join in our varied

Wellbeing, Advocacy, Information, Training, Employment and Enterprise (WAITE)

Our Wellbeing, Advocacy, Information, Training and Employment is a new service which commenced in March 2020. After witnessing the D/deaf communities health and well-being continually suffer due to lack of communication and service cuts we are delighted to be able to offer this ’One Stop' service.

Salford Deaf Advocacy Service

Our base is at Langworthy Cornerstone, Liverpool St. Salford, MS 5QQ What we do The Salford Deaf Advocacy Service has been active since March 2020 and continued throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, offering a vital service to individuals, many of whom would have been cut off from mainstream support

Trafford Deaf Advocacy & Well-being Service

BSL and captioned video: Our Trafford Deaf Advocacy Service supports D/deaf, hard of hearing and deaf blind people within the Trafford area to access and benefit from health and social care services to reduce health inequalities and improve the quality of life. The service also raises

BSL Courses

MDC strive to deliver a range of educational courses in various settings. We teach full, Signature accredited courses for Levels 1, 2 and 3 in British Sign Language. We deliver Deaf Awareness sessions, 10-hour Introduction to Sign Language courses and can also offer bespoke training sessions to

Deaf Awareness: Workplace Training & Development

At Manchester Deaf Centre we can help you to make your business accessible and welcoming to deaf and hard of hearing customers and employees. We provide affordable training and development opportunities for your staff team. About our training Did you know: there are more than 10 million people

Upcoming Courses and Training

This page provides an overview of all of our upcoming BSL courses and deaf awareness training. Please click on the course /date that you are interested in and you will be taken to the correct booking page. These courses are open for individual bookings. To book group training for your organisation

Deaf Awareness Week 2021

MDC are proud to share some helpful hints and tips regarding deaf awareness and how you can improve your knowledge in some simple ways. Watch the videos below to improve your deaf awareness and learn some basic every day BSL signs! Deaf Awareness Tips Happy Deaf Awareness Week from MDC staff!

Booking an Interpreter

Need to book an Interpreter? MDC can provide BSL/English Interpreters across Manchester, Greater Manchester and the North-West. MDC will only provide fully qualified, experienced interpreters suited to the booking request. We can also provide Deaf Intermediary Interpreters and Registered Sign

Room Hire

Need a room for your event in Manchester City Centre? Look no further. Our Location MDC is in a fantastic location, centrally located with easy access to popular bus routes. Only a 10-minute walk from Oxford Road train station and St. Peter’s Square Metrolink. For those travelling by car, the


Volunteers are an integral part of our team here at MDC and we appreciate everyone who gives up their time to help deliver vital services and support us in our aim to empower and provide equality for D/deaf people in Greater Manchester! Please see below the process for registering as a volunteer:

Register as a Communication Professional

BSL/English Interpreters Are you an NRCPD registered TSLI or RSLI? Manchester Deaf Centre are always looking to recruit registered interpreters. If you would like to register please fill out the below form, upon receipt of this we will then be in touch to confirm your registration. Our Domains We


Did you know there are lots of simple ways you can get involved with fundraising and support Manchester Deaf Centre? As a small charity, we really value and appreciate any contribution whether it is little or large! Have a look below at some of the things you can do to support us: Donate Now Or

Thank you to our partners

Our Opening Times

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