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Have you been to one of the NDCS fantastic free events yet?

Summer's almost here, which means their residential events for 8–18 year olds are now just around the corner. You can find out more, including how to book below – make sure you don't miss their application deadlines!


They also have support and information events for families, and a deaf-friendly swimming programme for young people. Their events take place all over the UK, so there's bound to be something near you.


One young person described their events as: "amazing, super, ace, superb and fun". While a parent said that one of their family events: "was very informative... the National Deaf Children's Society has helped us tremendously". If you have any feedback, please share it on Facebook.


Take a look at their April–October 2016 events calendar to see their full range of events. From there you can click straight through to the event of your choice for more information.

If you have any questions, their friendly team is here to help.


Events team

National Deaf Children's Society 

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0121 234 9832


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An ideal opportunity for families to come and meet some of of their staff and have a tour of the school and boarding facilities. Lunch will be provided and there will be activities for the children and their siblings.

Mary Hare Primary School Open Day - Thursday 21st April 2016

Mary Hare Secondary and Sixth Form Open Day - Monday 2nd May 2016

Families can book for each event by clicking on the below link.

Or for more information families can contact:

Natalie Ross, Pupil Recruitment Manager
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01635 244215

It’s time to get your entries in for the National Deaf Youth Football Tournaments 2016.  These events are run annually by NDCS to promote deaf and deaf-friendly football.

The dates are:

Southern Regional Tournament – Sunday 6th March 2016 at Reading Goals Centre

Northern Regional Tournament – Sunday 20th March 2016 at Liverpool North Goals Centre

The tournaments are open to all deaf football teams, deaf youth groups and mixed deaf and hearing teams who want to play.  Age groups will be U13, U16 and U18. 

For more information and to enter your team please see our website  

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