Hearing loss affects over 11 million people in the UK
1 in 3 people with a sensory loss feel lonely & isolated
We support children, young people and adults with a sensory loss
Following consultation with 121 deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing people living in Durham, BID has published its findings in their report ‘Barriers to Healthcare Services’ which highlights that deaf people are facing hardships accessing many areas of the NHS.
BID's deaf employment service has recently received funding of £25,500 from Birmingham City Council's Youth Promise Devolved Fund.