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VoluntEars arranges overseas volunteering trips for D/deaf, hearing and hard-of-hearing people of all ages.

Join by yourself or with friends.


Royal Association for Deaf People

RAD strives to meet the individual needs of Deaf children and adults and deafblind people through the provision of services and the use of RAD Centres for Deaf People. 

Century House South
Riverside Office Centre 
North Station Road
Essex CO1 1RE

Voice Phone: 0845 688 2626
Fax: 0845 688 2628
Text Phone: 0845 688 2527
SMS/Mobile: 07738 802 694 

British Deaf Association

The BDA is a democratic, membership led national charity campaigning on behalf of nearly 250,000 BSL users in the Uk. It has several service areas as well as a national helpline.

BDA Head Office
3rd Floor,
356 Holloway Road
N7 6PA

Telephone: 0207 697 4140 
SMS/Facetime: 07795 410724 
Text: 0800 652 2965

Action for Hearing Loss

Aims to achieve a better quality of life for deaf and hard of hearing people. Does this by campaigning, lobbying, raising awareness of deafness, providing services through social, medical and technical research.

19-23 Featherstone Street
London EC1Y 8SL

Information line: 0808 808 0123 
SMS: 0780 0000 360 

National Deaf Children’s Society

NDCS is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

Ground Floor South
Castle House
37-45 Paul Street

Freephone helpline: 0808 800 8880

Norfolk Deaf Association

The Norfolk Deaf Association was first established in 1898, now over a hundred years later we are still serving deaf and hard of hearing people throughout Norfolk. Our mission statement is;
"improving the lives and wellbeing of the Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing through information, support, awareness and communication"

120 Thorpe Rd

Telephone: 01603 404440
Fax: 01603 404433


Full details of STAGETEXT® captioned performances can be found on

STAGETEXT provides open captioning to give deaf and hard of hearing people access to the theatre.
The actors' words are converted into visible text which appears on a display unit installed on or near the stage. Speaker names, sound effects and offstage noises are also included.

A captioned performance is delivered by a captioner trained by STAGETEXT.

First Floor
54 Commercial Street
London, E1 6LT

Telephone/ textphone: 020 7377 0540
Fax: 020 7247 5622

West Norfolk Deaf Association

Providing a range of services for the Deaf Community in West Norfolk

West Norfolk Deaf Association,
Railway Road
King's Lynn
PE30 1NF 

Telephone: 01553 773 399
Textphone: 01553 774 766

Deaf History Project

The Norfolk Deaf History Project was set up in 2013 with the aim to research and record our local Deaf history. Focusing on four areas, education, social life, family life and work.

Norfolk Deaf History
The Deaf Centre
Vauxhall Street
Johnson Place

Phone Number: 01603 660889
Fax Number: 01603 660889


Rotary House

Rotary House serves a vital need in our community providing accommodation for people with hearing problems. Indeed there is no other place quite like it in the UK! The main objective is to provide a safe, secure, and happy home for those affected by deafness Where they can receive the support necessary for them to live independently.

Rotary House
King Street

Phone Number: 01603 626170
Mobile & Out of Hours: 07986 614242
Fax Number: 01603 611437

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Norwich and Norfolk Deaf Social and Sport Club

Norwich Deaf Social Club
Vauxhall Centre
Johnson Place


About Us

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 communication support.


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Deaf Centre

The Deaf Centre is open Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm.

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.

Find out more on our Facebook page.



Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    01603 660889
  • Minicom:
    01603 661113
  • Text:
    07932 069352
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  • Address:
    Deaf Connexions
    Rotary House, King Street
    Norwich, NR1 2BL