For 11-17 year olds

The DDYH (DEX Deaf Youth Hub) is for deaf young people between the ages of 11 and 17 who live in West Yorkshire.

DDYH

  • The events are usually held every two months during the weekend in different locations around West Yorkshire.
  • We do lots of fun activities like; visit outdoor activity centres, bowling, making pizzas and lots more!
  • There will always be interpreters to support everyone to chat and make friends!
  • The events are always FREE!
  • If you’re struggling with travel costs we can help.
  • If you have any questions or would like to chat to us about joining please contact us by filling in the box below.
  • All attendees will need permission from their parent or guardian.
  • All staff are DBS checked and events are risk assessed.

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DDYH Event June 2024

DDYH Event June 2024

Our June DDYH event is at Go Ape in Leeds, between 1 and 3.30pm. Please bring a packed lunch. We can help with travel costs. The deadline to book is 31st May. Please email contact@dex.org.uk to book or text/ WhatsApp 07482 284829. You can watch the BSL version of the...

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event April 2024

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event April 2024

Our April event is joint for the DDYC and DDYH (11-30 year olds) on Saturday 13th April! We will be going to LaserZone at Xscape Castleford for laser tag and food between 1 and 3pm! There are 12 places available and the deadline to book is 5th April. We can help with...

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event March 2024

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event March 2024

Our March event is joint for the DDYC and DDYH (11-30 year olds) on Saturday 2nd March! We will be going ice skating and for food at Bradford Ice Arena, BD5 0AD between 1 and 3pm. There are 15 places available and the deadline to book is 23rd February. We can help...

‘Try the Trains’ morning with TransPennine Express!

‘Try the Trains’ morning with TransPennine Express!

We have a joint event during half term with TransPennine Express! We will be making a train journey with TransPennine Express staff to help our members grow in confidence and learn what support is available whilst travelling! This is a fantastic event to develop our...

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event January 2024

Joint DDYC and DDYH Event January 2024

Members of the DDYC and DDYH went to see a BSL interpreted performance of Cinderella at the Victoria Theatre in Halifax earlier this month. They had a fantastic time and we're hoping to do the same thing next year!

DDYH Event February 2024

DDYH Event February 2024

Our February DDYH event is a crafts and games session for members and a transition information session for parents. There will be buffet food provided. We can help with travel costs. The deadline to book is Friday 26th January. Please email contact@dex.org.uk to book...

“The activities are always lots of fun. I really enjoyed archery and tobogganing at Another World in Halifax!” a DDYH member