Welcome to Melissa, a new football coach for Derby for deaf and hard of hearing women!

There are three deaf female football coaches, Karen and Cheryl (coaching in the Alfreton/Clay Cross area) and Melissa (coaching in the Derby city area). They are looking forward to starting to play football with deaf and hard of hearing women very soon, as soon as the guideline says it is safe to do so.

Karen Wilson: A social worker with DCC. Enjoys playing football, exercise and fresh air. Also enjoys cooking. BSL level 2.

Cheryl: A Gas Engineer with DCC. She enjoys football, jogging, motorbikes. Enjoyed learning to sign in BSL.

Melissa Turnbull White: New football coach for Deaf-initely Women’s Football – covering Derby city only. BSL signer.

Find them on Facebook page Deaf-initely Women’s Football