Launching groundbreaking "Signing Families Day"

The British Deaf Association is proud to launch its pioneering "Signing Families Day" this Saturday 17th September 2016.Read more

BDA honours three prominent individuals

BDA's prestige awards to Doug Alker, Liz Scott Gibson and Peter Jackson.Read more

BDA Announces Annual Celebration Day!

We are going to launch a brand new annual celebration day. Its aim is to promote sign language in the family.Read more

Update on EU Referendum / Brexit situation

BDA's Chair - Dr Terry Riley OBE, explains about EU Referendum / Brexit situation.Read more

Tributes to Bob McCullough

The deaf world lost another of its inspirational figures recently.Read more

Consultation on Regional Review of Communication Support Services

HSCB are consulting with people who are Deaf or HoH regarding the Regional Review of Communication Support Services report.Read more

BDA NI - DCAL Sign Language Framework Consultation

Come along to an information meeting hosted by BDA Northern Ireland and find out how you can respond to the DCAL Sign Language Framework Consultation.Read more

WFD - UN Minorities Fellowship Programme 2016

A unique opportunity to learn more about human rights in Geneva!Read more

Sign Language Week - Day 7

Family Signs at Home, All Inclusive!Read more

Sign Language Week - Day 6

BSL is the fourth most widely used indigenous language in the UK.Read more

Sign Language Week - Day 5

Thirteen years on, we are still waiting …
Parliament may have forgotten, we haven’t!Read more

Sign Language Week - Day 4

EVERY CHILD MATTERS
Today we ask you to join us as we call for major investment in an Early Years Intervention programme.Read more

Sign Language Week - Day 3

I'M NOTHING WITHOUT SIGN LANGUAGE
Please join and support the BDA!Read more

BDA Northern Ireland applauds the start of a consultation process of the BSL/ISL framework announced by Minister of DCAL

The minister of the Department of Culture, Art and Leisure announced a new framework and consultation with the Deaf community.Read more

BDA Northern Ireland applauds pledge in Stormont for historic BSL / ISL Bill

Members of the Legislative Assembly sign up to support the call for a sign language Bill.Read more