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How to find us - We have finally moved into our new home at St Mary’s Street We are open for booking medical appointments. When we are fully open we will announce it here. How to get there by Bus 16, 49, 50 & 50A. When you arrive either by car or on foot, please press the blue light button … Continue reading How to find us
Parent and Baby Group - Children from 0-4 years old Starting on Monday 4th February 2019, then first Monday of every month except May when the group will be held on Monday 13th May. Deaf parents with deaf children Hearing parents with deaf children Siblings are welcome 10am – 12pm First Monday of every month up to December The Centre, … Continue reading Parent and Baby Group
Repair Clinics - How to get your hearing aid repaired A hearing aid is a small and sophisticated piece of equipment and like any other electrical item it can require repair, maintenance or adjustments.  This should be carried out every 6 months. Aftercare and repairs are available at the following health centres by  appointment only: DAY CLINIC POSTCODE … Continue reading Repair Clinics
International Day Of Disabled People – 2020 - International Day of Disabled People 2020#LeedsForAll The Covid-19 Pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges. For some, it has given us the chance to become more connected, for others we’ve never felt more isolated. So join us between the 1st and 4th of December 2020 to celebrate International Day of Disabled People in Leeds 2020. A series … Continue reading International Day Of Disabled People – 2020
Hospital – Patient Befriending Service - Patient Befriending Service The Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, working in partnership with The Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People are providing BSL video befriending calls for all BSL users staying in hospital. Feedback tells us hospital stays can be especially isolating for deaf people. Befriending calls are available for anyone wishing to access these … Continue reading Hospital – Patient Befriending Service
Homelife – Supported Living & Accommodation - …Are you or anyone you know looking for supported living accommodation? We provide supported living support and accommodation for Deaf adults with additional needs. Deaf led organisation based in Leeds 24 hour wellbeing support Tailor made packages of care & support Aids and adaptations in all of our properties Signing environment CQC registered Development of … Continue reading Homelife – Supported Living & Accommodation
NHS 72nd birthday Video & Message from The Chair - Last week the ‘Trust Your Voice’ staff choir at the Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, recorded a special virtual performance of Coldplay’s ‘Fix You’. This was to mark the NHS’ 72nd Birthday yesterday, Sunday 5 July 2020. You will see our very own Melissa Barker-Simpson, Registered Qualified British Sign Language interpreter, is featured … Continue reading NHS 72nd birthday Video & Message from The Chair
COVID-19 - COVID-19 UPDATE: – 16th July 2020 NEW Walk-in Testing Centre A new COVID-19 walk-to testing facility has opened for people living or working within walking distance of the Bridge Street Community Centre, Rider Street, in the LS9 7BQ postcode area of Leeds. The walk-to testing centre is a pilot being led by the Department for Health and Social Care. … Continue reading COVID-19
Leeds City Council – Regent Street Flyover - Dear Community, We are writing to tell you about upcoming works taking place on the A64(M) Inner Ring Road, and A61 Regent Street. The work will focus on rebuilding the rapidly deteriorating Regent Street flyover. The condition of the flyover means it now needs significant work in order to ensure public safety. Our extensive feasibility … Continue reading Leeds City Council – Regent Street Flyover
LSDBP – Connect With Us - Click here for Word Version of Connect with Us Friendly Contact Service Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People Keeping in Touch! Friendly BSL OR Telephone contact We use Facetime, WhatsApp for BSL Video Calling Send your number or email we will do the rest! Setting up contact for you or a family member as … Continue reading LSDBP – Connect With Us
URGENT – Help ‘Save The BBC Red Button Teletext Service - Calling all Secretaries or Presidents of all Clubs, Groups, Societies, Associations, Institutes, etc. in the UK. Please, can you lend your support to SIGN our Petition to help SAVE the BBC Red Button Teletext Service from permanent closure in spring 2020. This is a vital service for many disabled and elderly people in the UK … Continue reading URGENT – Help ‘Save The BBC Red Button Teletext Service
Northern Ballet – Geisha -             WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WITH A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT TO TAKE PART IN A FOCUS GROUP WITH NORTHERN BALLET We would like to talk about our audio described productions, how user friendly our website is & how you might find out about our performances WHEN: Wednesday 15 April 2020 … Continue reading Northern Ballet – Geisha
Crochet Club - Learn how to crochet during a 6 week course! All abilities welcome! When? Every Thursday 1:30-3pm, starting from 27th February 2020 Where? The Centre, St Mary’s Street, Leeds, LS9 7DP All equipment provided! Café open for drinks and snacks! Transport can be provided from Leeds Bus Station to the Centre. Email or call to reserve … Continue reading Crochet Club