Deaf community

Being deaf is no tragedy – it’s one of my greatest strengths
Books

Being deaf is no tragedy – it’s one of my greatest strengths

When writing her novel True Biz, Sara Novic drew on her own experiences as a young person in the Deaf community to bring a wider understanding to the hearing world.

MPs vote to make British Sign Language an official language
Social Justice

MPs vote to make British Sign Language an official language

MPs from both sides of the aisle have voted to recognise British Sign Language as a minority language in England, Wales, and Scotland

Help make British Sign Language an official language
Rosie Cooper

Help make British Sign Language an official language

Labour MP Rosie Cooper’s explains why British Sign Language should be an official language in the UK – enshrining the rights of 180,000 to get the support they need.

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