About RAD

Our Vision, Mission and Values

Our Vision

Together with Deaf people; creating a better, more accessible future

Our Mission

We promote equality for Deaf people through the provision of accessible services

Our Values


  • take the time to understand and deliver what matters to Deaf people
  • respect Deaf language, identity, community, heritage and diversity
  • develop services and partnerships that Deaf people need or want
  • acknowledge the contributions our staff and volunteers make
  • always deliver on our promises
  • communicate clearly
  • promote continuous improvement in all we do
  • are honest with ourselves and with stakeholders

Jan Sheldon Chief Executive Approved by the Trustees, January 2017