British Deaf Association (BDA) Scotland is delighted to announce that the Life Changes Trust has awarded us £149,860 to set up the Transforming the Deaf Dementia Experience project.
BSL Scotland Bill
The BSL National Advisory Group will empower the Scottish BSL Community, involving citizens from across Scotland and ensuring that Deaf people who use BSL are at the heart of decision making, and that their views are heard.
A historic landmark – BSL (Scotland) Bill was passed unanimously by all Parties in the Scottish Parliament. (With IS / International Sign video clip)
Scotland becomes first part of UK to recognise signing for deaf as official language.
A new Facebook group launched about the BSL (Scotland) Act, which will be an exciting ongoing engagement with Deaf community.
BDA Scotland invited BSL users to attend a guided tour of the Scottish Parliament and meet with Mark Griffin MSP.