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24 February 2014
We are pleased to announce that David Wolfenden, Gill Croft and Stuart Anderson have agreed to join the NRCPD Board on a co-opted basis.
05 February 2014
A number of organisations, including ourselves, are looking at understanding the supply and demand of communication support within the UK. This includes sign language interpreters, speech-to-text reporters, lipspeakers, notetakers, deafblind interpreters, sign language translators and anyone who provides communication support to people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
24 January 2014
The first meeting of the JUSTISIGNS project partners was held at Trinity College Dublin on 5 and 6 December. The three-year EC-funded project will develop training for sign language interpreters working in legal settings, legal professionals on how to best work with interpreters and programmes to raise the Deaf Communities' awareness of their rights and how to gain equal access to the legal systems in their own countries.
13 January 2014
NRCPD met with Sarah Marsay recently. Sarah is the Public Engagement Account Manager in the Directorate of Patient and Public Voice and Information, NHS England.
07 January 2014
NRCPD support the British Deaf Association's call on the government to lead an initiative to ensure that all public bodies and agencies, whether national or local, are required by law to provide a deaf person with a registered communication professional.