Delegates at Naidex

Naidex 2017 – Have you registered?

We are only 2 weeks away from the biggest disability and independent living event in Europe, have you registered for your free ticket yet?! The organisers have just informed us that free tickets to Naidex are running out fast since the show guides were released. Don’t miss out on this opportunity, register now for your … Read more

Deafblind UK Friendly Friday Group

Housebuilder Supports Friendly Fridays

Deafblind UK has received a boost towards its ‘Friendly Friday’ group in Peterborough, courtesy of an East Midlands housebuilder. The group, which is part of Deafblind UK, welcomes 25 members aged from 38 to 97 to its head office on Cygnet Road in Hampton. Persimmon Homes East Midlands has stepped in, awarding Deafblind UK a … Read more

A day in the life of a Deafblind UK Apprentice

To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week, our two apprentices, Nicole and Daniel have given us an insight into their typical working day: Nicole Atkinson, Reception and Conference Administrator “I have worked at Deafblind UK since July 2015 and started an apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 3 NVQ with Peterborough Regional Collage in September 2016. My days … Read more

Delegates at Naidex

Naidex is delighted to partner with Deafblind UK for its return to the NEC Birmingham over the 28th – 30th of March

Naidex is delighted to partner with Deafblind UK for its return to the NEC Birmingham over the 28th – 30th of March. As the country’s most established event for the independent living industry, Naidex 2017 will attract over 12,000 trade, consumer and health professional visitors over three days, in search of the very latest innovative … Read more

Two ladies standing together, one holding a book

Deafblind NI Showcase Reminiscence Therapy Work

Deafblind Northern Ireland (DBNI) hosted an exhibition event in October to celebrate the recent reminiscence therapy work they have been doing with local deafblind people. The exhibition showcased pieces of work created by deafblind members to encourage them to recall and reflect on personal memories as part of a reminiscence project supported by Halifax Foundation … Read more