Every deaf child’s wellbeing matters to us and to you!

DEX uses the English dictionary definition of the word “deaf” to mean “wholly or partially without hearing” to apply to all children who have hearing loss.

DEXperience welcomes everybody, whatever education experience you have. We have adopted ‘DEXperience’ to show that we are inclusive of all.

We are a deaf-led organisation that was set up to support deaf people who are being educated in mainstream education, or who attended mainstream schools. Deaf people who attended Deaf schools want to support this campaign too.

Here’s the BSL welcome to the DEX website!

Labour Party’s Recent BSL Video

The Labour Party recently produced a BSL video to commemorate the 15th anniversary of BSL week. DEX contacted Jon Trickett, MP, Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Shadow Lord President of the Council, to complain about the quality of BSL used. This...

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New Deaf Club Opens

New Deaf Club opens on Thursday 12th April! Please check out the Castle Communication Services Facebook page for further details. Deaf Club will be at Profiles Building, Portholme Cresent, Selby, YO8...

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London Here We Come!

London here we come! Deaf Yorkshire young people are descending on you this weekend - so Deaf culture alert! As part of the My Deaf Story and Citizenship projects we are going to find Deaf activities as well as learn about the Bank of England and the...

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DEX Deaf Youth Council Meet Jon Trickett, MP

Some DEX Deaf Youth Council members went to a local Constituency Labour Party meeting to learn more from Jon Trickett, MP and Shadow Cabinet member, after meeting him several weeks ago. He told the CLP meeting that DEX's lobbying and his support resulted...

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DEX Response to Guardian Article

OUR LETTER IN RESPONSE TO THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED 10th January IN THE GUARDIAN: "Your article - Educational support for deaf children “in disarray” 8 January 2018 - reflects the emphasis on the shortage of teachers of deaf children in the 2017 survey in...

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Deaf Ex-Mainstreamers’ Group (DEXperience)

We are an entirely deaf-led organisation that exists to raise awareness of the daily struggle that deaf children have in mainstream education.

Every deaf child’s wellbeing matters to us and to you!

DEX uses the English dictionary definition of the word “deaf” to mean “wholly or partially without hearing” to apply to all children who have hearing loss.

DEXperience welcomes everybody, whatever education experience you have. We have adopted ‘DEXperience’ to show that we are inclusive of all.

We are a deaf-led organisation that was set up to support deaf people who are being educated in mainstream education, or who attended mainstream schools. Deaf people who attended Deaf schools want to support this campaign too.

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