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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!


Weekly Timetable

Monday MDC Employment and Advocacy Service (WAITE ) 09:00–17:00 Zoom, WhatsApp, Facetime, Facebook Messenger, Text message, Text via WhatsApp, emails waite@manchesterdeafcentre.com / Employment: 07557 095929 (text only) / Advocacy: 07436 236805 or 07443 682018 (text only) Deaf Women’s


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

Our Well-being, 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 Salford Deaf Advocacy Service supports D/deaf, hard of hearing and deaf blind people within the Salford area to access and benefit from health and social care services to reduce health inequalities and improve quality of life. The service raises awareness and educates health professionals to


Trafford Deaf Advocacy & Well-being Service

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 quality of life. The service raises awareness and educates health professionals to


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


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


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


Volunteering

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:


Fundraising

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


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



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

MONDAY - FRIDAY
09:00 – 17:00

CONTACT US

0161 273 3415
info@manchesterdeafcentre.com

Registered Charity Number: 1110373