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!
DEX has sent yet another letter to the Secretary of State, currently Damien Hinds MP - following up on his reply via his Policy staff: the Education Department has allocated £365m to help build new places at mainstream resourced schools (or units) and...read more
DDYC- DEX Deaf Youth Council doing warrior poses at their yoga session!read more
A local authority has agreed to post two videos made by the DEX Deaf Youth Council on its Local Offer page.Please take a look here: DEX on the Bradford Local Offer pageIf you would like your council to do this let us know.read more
The DDYC chilled out at Leeds Deaf CentreAfter playing Connect 4 they all connect!read more
Here’s some of the pottery made and painted by our talented young deaf people from DEX Deaf Youth CouncilIncluding the King of Banter mug!!read more
DEX is please to announce that we have Lottery funding for the Deaf Is Me project.The Deaf Is Me project will start in September 2019. This project is for the DEX Deaf Youth Council to continue its great work. They will continue to plan and manage...read more
11-4pm 13th JulyThe Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People.I hope the weather would be nice for BBQ! Want to play a some games and have a lovely catch up with friend? You're welcome!!Only for 18 - 30 year old🍽🥤🍔🍕🍟read more
11am-4pm 15 June!Come and play the Games and Quiz!⚽️🏆🎰🎳🧩🎯At The Leeds Society for Deaf and Blind People.read more
March for deaf children - sign up to the SEND Crisis protest marchEnough is enough. This is what families of children with special educational needs and disabilities are saying - and we agree.Politicians need to hear parents' concerns and act on them....read more
BSL Act news update:On 7 May DEX went to the meeting of the BSL Costings Group - which is now under the UK Council on Deafness, to link to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Deafness.See UKCoD's website: www.deafcouncil.org.ukread more
Look at this fantastic weekend on 12 October 2019 where you can stay one or two nights in the Huddersfield hotel in West Yorkshire countryside🥳, or stay locally - we have given you a list of choices.Or you can just go for the day. It is going to be a great...read more
This Saturday!! Come along and have a fun with pottery!Hopefully See you all there!! 😁It's for deaf young people aged 18 to 30 years old.read more