Health News Coronavirus Updates in BSL
Translated information from the PM’s Daily Updates, Public Health England and the Department of Health and Social Care.
Fundraising Two Deaf Foot Fund
New fund for mental health support created by the first two Deaf men to walk from John O’Groats to Land’s End.
Health and Wellbeing Crisis Text Service
If you are Deaf and experiencing a mental health crisis, you can text our crisis text service for free, 24/7 support.
Announcement We have a new look
BSL introductions, clearer referral paths and a renewed resolve, we’re working for a future without barriers to good health and wellbeing.
Deaf people struggle with poorer health
Not because we are Deaf, but because of barriers. Many services expect patients to call to make appointments, get test results or ask questions. It’s difficult to find health information in an accessible format too – there’s very little in BSL.
Find out more about your rights, what is available in BSL, and our research, as well as what you can do to make a difference.Resources