Deaf and Hard of Hearing Information
Further resources and information on deaf awareness and support that is offered can be found here www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk.
National Deaf Awareness Week 2018 - Facebook Live Broadcasts
As part of National Deaf Awareness Week 2018, officers from the Wakefield Central and North West Neighbourhood Policing Team, along with partners, attended The Ridings Shopping Centre in Wakefield, to support deaf communities and offer advice to the deaf on how to contact the Police. The event and the broadcasts were also signed to assist those viewing the videos who use British Sign Language.
View the two Facebook Live Broadcasts here :
As part of International Week of the Deaf 2017 (19-25 September) - the following video features Force Deaf Community Champion and Staff Member Chloe Lockey explaining about her role within the Force. Read more about Force Deaf Community Champions here.