Welcome to Action for Deafness
Action for Deafness is a charitable organisation offering a full range of services to Deaf and hard of hearing people from our Resource Centres.
We provide Audiology Services on behalf of the NHS via GP referral. Advice, support and information is available in our Resource Centres in Haywards Heath, Worthing, Crawley, East Grinstead, Handcross and Steyning, in our outreach clinics and via this website.
We have a full range of Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) for demonstration and purchase from our centres or online.
MINISTER PLEDGES TO PROMOTE NEW DEAF-AWARE CARE QUALITY MARK FOR RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES
Norman Lamb MP promotes Deaf Awareness A new study confirms that older Deaf people’s cultural and communication needs are being ignored. With an 88-year-old Deaf man says residential care can be “hell” for British Sign Language users. Norman Lamb, Minister for Care and Support, has ...
‘Sick of It’ report launch
After five years work SignHealth are ready to share the results of the world’s first proper scientific study of the health of Deaf people. The report is called “Sick Of It”, and it was funded by a grant from the Big Lottery. It will be launched at a conference in central ...