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Health - NI

The British Deaf Association (BDA) NI, in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society NI, have produced an innovative DVD designed for people who are Deaf or have hearing loss.

This DVD sets out appropriate guidelines for meeting and caring for a person with dementia,  It is presented in both BSL and ISL along with subtitles and voiceover. To ensure its accessible by Deaf people, people  with hearing loss and their family, friends and carers.

Hard copies of the DVD is FREE and can be obtained by contacting:

Alice Johnston
Community Advocacy Officer
BDA Northern Ireland
Unit 5C Weavers Court
Linfield Road
Belfast BT12 5GH

Email: cao.ni@bda.org.uk

 

Resources

BSL video - "Dementia Friendly Communities for Deaf People"
British Sign Lanuage including subtitles - click here


ISL video - "Dementia Friendly Communities for Deaf People"
Irish Sign Lanuage including subtitles - click here