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BDA - Our Mission

To ensure that the language, culture, community, diversity and heritage of Deaf people in the UK is respected and fully protected, ensuring that they can participate and contribute as equal and valued citizens in the wider society. This will be achieved through:

  • Improving the quality of life by empowering Deaf individuals and groups
  • Enhancing freedom, equality and diversity
  • Protecting and promoting BSL