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04/28/2017 02:00 AM
New law to improve disabled teens' access to training and volunteering
Leading UK charities have welcomed a new law that could give disabled young people better access to training and volunteering opportunities.

02/13/2017 01:00 AM
Online Reading Research Project
Researchers at the Universities of Roehampton, Birmingham and Edinburgh are looking for deaf young people to take part in a new research project about online reading skills.

01/20/2017 01:00 AM
Teacher recruitment crisis | National Deaf Children's Society
Many local authorities are not training new Teachers of the Deaf, leaving services across the country unable to recruit.

01/06/2017 01:00 AM
Director Brian Gale awarded an OBE
Brian Gale, Director of Policy and Campaigns at the National Deaf Children's Society has been awarded an OBE in the New Year's Honours list for services to children with Special Educational Needs (SEN).

05/23/2016 01:00 AM
Pay it Forward Fund launches in Wales
The Pay it Forward Fund is a pot of money that is there to support deaf young people in Wales to do something good for their community.

01/08/2016 01:00 AM
Research study to improve autism assessment of deaf children
Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are wanting help to improve the autism assessments for deaf children so that families can be offered the best help support and advice.

01/06/2016 01:00 AM
National Deaf Children's Society signs its way to the dark side
Social media campaign around Star Wars across Youtube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #StarWarsSigns which focused on deafness.

12/11/2015 01:00 AM
NDCS's response to the closure of The Royal School for Deaf Children Margate
NDCS's response to the closure of The Royal School for Deaf Children Margate

12/09/2015 01:00 AM
Threatened closure of Royal School for the Deaf in Margate
Response from Nattional Deaf Children's Society regarding Royal School for the Deaf in Margate going into administration

12/03/2015 01:00 AM
NDCS' response to Government cuts to Disabled Students Allowance
The National Deaf Children's Society's response to the Government announcement that they will be going ahead with proposed changes to Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) and leaving it up to universities to take 'primary responsibility' for many areas of support.

11/10/2015 01:00 AM
Research into social lives and friendships
Parents may be interested in taking part in the following research by the Institute of Education at UCL.

09/24/2015 01:00 AM
Attainment Inquiry Report
An update on the Inquiry into pupils with a sensory impairment in Scotland.

09/18/2015 01:00 AM
British Sign Language (Scotland) Bill passed
Final stage 3 debate and vote in the Scottish Parliament

09/01/2015 01:00 AM
NDCS report raises concerns over impact of changes to education system
Last September, the Children and Families Act 2014 came into force. It introduced a number of big changes to how children with special educational needs (SEN) and disabilities are supported in education. However, a new report issued today by the National Deaf Children's Society suggests that some of the promises made of better support by the Government are not being met.

07/20/2015 01:00 AM
Have your say! Improving audiology services for children
Survey on the paediatric audiology standards in Scotland & Wales