I am Deaf
We are here to make sure you achieve your aspirations by providing the support you want, when you need it.
Do you have a Deaf family member that needs support?
We have developed our services to help them achieve their aspirations.
We provide expert information, tailored support and work in partnership with professionals to deliver services that Deaf people want and need.
With over 175 years’ experience of working together with Deaf people, our knowledge and expertise can help your business improve accessibility and increase your audience.
In memory of our colleague Savvas Ttofis, one of the warmest and most positive people we have ever had the privilege to know, our Savvas Constellation of Positivity celebrates exceptional positivity and kindness across TeamRAD. With five stars in our constellation...
*For BSL Click Here* 2019 has been an important year for RAD. As one of the oldest organisations working with Deaf people in the UK RAD has always been at the forefront of progression and development – but this year has been one of the most influential in what is a...
The Royal Association for Deaf people is very proud to announce its support for the short film, Luna’s Ghosts, executive produced by the wonderful Stephen Fry! Luna’s Ghosts tells the story of a young Deaf girl, called Luna, who confronts her fear of the ghosts that...
Lisa’s start in life was perhaps familiar to many Deaf people. She was born Deaf, but grew up in a hearing environment where no-one signed, and was one of only two Deaf people at secondary school. Read more about Lisa’s Story.
“From the training to the initial home visits, to the regular reviews and feedback to the school and any additional support needed, RAD has delivered a service that is very valuable and worthwhile, having a positive impact on pupil outcomes through supporting families to learn their child’s first language in the home”
“I approached RAD because we wanted to become more accessible for our deaf visitors. RAD spent time with our organisation and recommended what they thought would enhance our visitors experience.
The Deaf Awareness Training course was a huge hit with our front of house team, Russell is an excellent trainer and engaged with the entire group. The day was fun, informative and inspiring. The interpreters they provide are reliable, professional and always helpful.”