Deaf Action

Provide support and information to deaf and hard of hearing people throughout Scotland

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Deaf Action is a deaf-led charity that has been working with the 1 in 6 who are deaf*, deafened, deafblind and hard of hearing in Scotland since 1835, to deliver services, challenge discrimination and raise awareness of the needs of deaf people. Currently, a leader in employing deaf people a large number of our senior management team and board are deaf*. 

Our vision remains at the heart of everything we do and is central to all the services that we provide, including; British Sign Language Courses, Lipreading Classes, Deaf Awareness Training, Communication & Interpreting Service, Social Work, Specialist Equipment Service, BSL Video Production, Employability Service, Befriending Service, Support Services and Youth Service. 


49 Albany Street

Phone: 0131 556 3128
Minicom: 07775 620 757 SMS
Fax: 0131 557 8283
Helpline number: 0131 557 0419 (Text)

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