Welcome to RAD

The Royal Association for Deaf People (RAD) is committed to supporting Deaf culture, history and language. We consult with Deaf people to make sure we fully understand their needs.

We provide a wide range of services which Deaf people want and need. All of our services are delivered in British Sign Language (BSL). We also work with mainstream services to help them to ensure their services are accessible to Deaf people.

Click on ‘Play BSL video’ above to watch a film about the services RAD provide.

 


Latest News

Level 2 British Sign Language Course

Royal Association for Deaf people is running a level 2 British Sign Language (BSL) course at its Head Office in Colchester, starting on 21st… Read more »

Interested in learning British Sign Language?

Royal Association for Deaf people is running a level 1 British Sign Language (BSL) course at its Head Office in Colchester, starting on 20th… Read more »

Exactly how accessible is the information you share?

Exactly how accessible is the information you share? Watch the clip below to find out: Did you know, the Royal Association for Deaf people… Read more »

Royal Association for Deaf people is working within the Total Voice Suffolk partnership to provide Advocacy services in Suffolk

An advocate is someone who can take action to support people to make informed choices, secure their rights, represent their needs and obtain services…. Read more »

New Deaf Achieve Workshops Summer/Autumn 2017

Deaf Achieve is a project funded by the Big Lottery Fund for three years (ending 2018) to provide support to Deaf people aged 18+… Read more »