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

The Royal Association for Deaf people begins the festive season with their annual Carol Service at Chelmsford Cathedral

On Friday 8th December 2017, the Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) held their Annual Carol Service at Chelmsford Cathedral. The congregation enjoyed signed… Read more »

New Deaf Achieve Workshops Autumn 2017/18

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 »

An announcement from the Chair of Trustees, Royal Association for Deaf people: Toby Burton

I am delighted to announce that the Board of Trustees has appointed a new interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Royal Association for Deaf… Read more »

Our telephone numbers are changing

From 1st December 2017, we are changing our voice phone, fax and text phone numbers. Our new numbers are: Voice Phone: 0300 688 2525… Read more »

Royal Association for Deaf people continues to provide Information, Advice and Guidance Services to Brent’s Deaf residents

The Royal Association for Deaf people (RAD) are delighted to announce that their Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) service will continue to be available to… Read more »