North East Derbyshire District Council has become the first district council in the UK to sign the British Sign Language Charter.
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board has become the first NHS health board in Wales to sign the British Deaf Association’s British Sign Language Charter.
Belfast City Council has today become the first Northern Ireland council to sign up to the British/Irish Sign Language Charter, committing to promote better access to public services for Deaf communities.
What is classed as an emergency and the difference to a non-emergency situation when using text message to the police.
New Charter will mean better access and rights for Deaf BSL users in London.
Representatives from Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Partnership NHS Trust have signed up to a Charter pledging to improve access to health services for deaf people.