is with deep regret that Deaf Connexions Trustees have had to
take the decision to close our BSL Interpreting Service 30th
is solely due to financial reasons. As a small local Charity we
have found it impossible in the current economy, alongside the
competition and requirements for more regional and national
provision, to continue to provide and sustain this service.
Connexions will continue to provide a range of Services to the
Deaf Community in Norfolk; Information, Advice & Advocacy,
Social & Learning opportunities at our Deaf Community Centre
and continue to Manage and work in Partnership with Rotary House
for the Deaf as well as develop new projects that will support
our local Deaf BSL Community.
would like to thank all our staff especially our BSL
Interpreters and the Freelance Interpreters we have worked with
because without them we would not have been able to provide the
excellent service we have over the many years.
will be holding meetings in May with the Deaf Community to give
you more information.
Deaf connexions is a charitable incorporated organisation
(CIO), reg no 1188715. Working across
Norfolk we provide a range of services to support Deaf people and
their families through the provision of information, and
There is always something happening at the centre. The Talking
Hands Cafe is open Tues, Weds and Thurs, and offers a comfy lounge
where you can use the Internet have a cup of coffee and catch up
on the latest information.