Volunteer ActivitiesVolunteer Activities

Updated: 12:00pm 26th April 2017

DeafHear runs a wide variety of activities and programmes for Deaf and Hard of Hearing people and volunteers are a vital part of these services.


Examples include:

Befriending Programme:

Where a volunteer meets a Hard of Hearing person on a weekly basis.

Family Days:

Where families with deaf members have an opportunity to meet, including Deaf parents and their children and Hearing parents with Deaf children.

Camp activities:

Most regions have an Easter/Summer/Halloween camp for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and their siblings.

Respite Breaks:

Such as a short break for deaf adults in a Respite Center.

Over 55 Club:

Is a group of Deaf Adults who meet on a monthly basis.

Administrative Support:

Working within a DeafHear Resource Centre team.

Residential Activities

Working as part of a team in a variety of roles. Residential Activities, e.g. Courses for Hard of Hearing People with acquired hearing loss/ Weekends for Parents of Newly Diagnosed Deaf Children

The list is not exhaustive and volunteer activities are based on the expressed needs of service users. They are designed and carried out in accordance with the organisations mission to promote the independence of deaf and hard of hearing people

For further information in your local area please contact your local Resource Center.

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