Theresa fundraising for Deafblind UK at a challenge event

Make 2018 your year!

Whether you want to get fit, achieve a lifetime ambition or just have fun, do it for Deafblind UK and raise money to support people with combined sight and hearing loss. Feeling energetic? Here’s what’s going on in 2018… March 11th – Monster Duathlon, Ely 18th – Reading Half Marathon 24th – Inflatable 5km Obstacle … Read more

Ruth Bridgeman, Trustee

Five minutes with a Deafblind UK Trustee

To celebrate National Trustees Week, we spoke to Deafblind UK Trustee Ruth Bridgeman… What does your role as a Trustee involve? Being a Trustee for Deafblind UK means I am on the board, so I regularly go to board meetings and I’m part of some sub committees that recommend changes and improvements to the organisation. … Read more

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Deafblind Cymru keeps Basil independent

Now living in South Wales, Basil, aged 79, relies heavily on two hearing aids. This, together with only having one arm and increasingly severe arthritis hasn’t damped his spirits! “I’m just too independent; I always want to do things on my own!” He said. A few years ago Basil’s confidence started to slip as he … Read more