During the Covid-19 pandemic, lots of deaf people missed out on key information.
TV briefings were often held without a BSL interpreter. Written information wasn’t always done in plain English.
To help break down these communication barriers, DEX were funded by the National Emergencies Trust and NOVA to share information about the Covid-19 pandemic in an accessible way.
The Government has announced some changes to lockdown rules from Monday. Most of the old rules have now been stopped. Covid-19 has not gone away though. We should all be sensible and carry on looking after our health and the health of those around us.
It's still very important to look after your own health and the health of others even after the restrictions end!
The lockdown rules are changing from Monday 17th May. Here's some posters and a BSL video explaining what the changes are!
Lockdown rules are starting to relax but social distancing rules still apply! Any questions just let us know
New changes are coming to the lockdown rules from April 12th. Here's our poster and BSL video explaining what's happening!
We've been asked to share that there is a new COVID-19 testing site opening on Thursday 11th February at Castleford Swimming Pool. Appointments are for those who are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms:- A new, continuous cough- A high temperature- Loss of taste and...