At SignHealth we continue to be concerned that the Coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately affected the Deaf community, and that many of the issues we are facing are ignored or unnoticed. In August 2020 we conducted our first pulse survey and have now followed up with another collected in February 2021.
Survey results for the deaf survey respondents who have had Covid-19
The results below reflect the 38 responses from deaf people who have had Covid-19.
60 deaf people participated in our second pulse survey, 38 of which had tested positive for Covid-19 at some point.
Compared to the previous pulse survey (August 2020):
Support in the midst of the crisis
SignHealth has taken on new activities and services to ensure we can support the health and wellbeing of Deaf people under the shadow of a global pandemic.Our Coronavirus Response