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DEAF IDENTITY CHRISTMAS

Deaf Identity have chosen to donate 15% of sales to SignHealth, and we’re so proud to partner with a company that champion’s deaf talent, beautiful designs and positivity.

Equality in mental health: Richard’s story

By Richard France for the Mental Health Foundation I have spent a number of years in and out of psychiatric institutions from the age of 23, back in 1993 which I first became ill with … Continued

Truth Project relaunches in-person sessions

Deaf victims and survivors of child sexual abuse can share their experience with the Truth Project in person again, following its relaunch in line with Covid-19 guidelines. The Truth Project, part of the Independent Inquiry into Child … Continued

SignHealth releases results of pulse survey of Coronavirus impacts on the Deaf community

According to a recent survey by SignHealth, the Deaf health charity, Deaf people’s mental health and ability to access basic healthcare are being seriously impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Impacts Report

At SignHealth we are worried that the Coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately affected the Deaf community, and that many of the issues we have faced may have been hidden. In August and September, SignHealth conducted a survey asking … Continued

Day of Older Persons 2020

It’s not just young people who experience mental health challenges. We are here to support you too.

Face masks: What you need to know

Face covering exemptions What are the requirements in England? More details at gov.uk/coronavirus I feel anxious about wearing face masks, what should I do? Or see tips from Jen Dodds on Limping Chicken I am … Continued

Cycle4Wellbeing

While the Covid-19 pandemic means the festival can’t go ahead as planned this year, prudential want to keep the wheels moving and celebrate the event weekend by encouraging even more people to get on their … Continued

Walk4Wellbeing 2020

4 July 2020 Live Updates Loading… Check out JustGiving for the latest updates on how much we’ve raised! Invitation SignHealth invites you to take part in a virtual event which will get the whole community … Continued

BSL Health Access available at COVID-19 testing centres

Now you can communicate in British Sign Language while getting a test for Covid-19. Please download the InterpreterNow app before you visit the testing site. When you arrive at the testing site You will see … Continued

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 with SignHealth

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week, 18-24 May 2020, is an important opportunity for all of us to raise awareness of mental health issues, advocate against social stigma and promote wellbeing. #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek     In response to … Continued

BSL access to NHS volunteer responders

NHS Volunteers can support you with picking up shopping, medication or other essential supplies while you shield at home. Contact them through an interpreter using BSL Health Access