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3 months programme

3 months programme

https://www.deafinitelywomen.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/2021-Programme-Jan-March-v1b.pdf

Hello and Goodbye – Holly Curless

Hello and Goodbye – Holly Curless

Hi, my name is Holly. I am an interpreting student at Heriot Watt University in Scotland. I’ve been on work placement here in Derby for the last 3 months. As part of the placement, I was volunteering with Deafinitely one day a week. I provided general support in the...

Xmas Jumper Day!

Xmas Jumper Day!

🎄☃️💮Our team meeting 'Xmas Jumper!' We manage to have a Christmas quiz in two teams Santa Belle and Green Hollies....in the end, we just became one big team! #deafinitelywomen #charity #workingremotely #deaf #BSL #captions #deafwomen

Xmas Wreath by Janna – Well done!

Xmas Wreath by Janna – Well done!

Xmas Wreath - a deafblind participant created a beautiful wreath during our Making a Xmas Wreath Workshop. Looks fantastic! #xmaswreath #xmas #workshop #deafinitelywomen

Deaf-initely Women: Freedom Programme

Deaf-initely Women: Freedom Programme

WHO IS IT FOR? For you as a deaf and hard of hearing woman who has a partner or an ex-partner who: Make you feel afraid or frightened? Make you feel controlled? Are jealous and not trusting you? Forces you to have sex when you don’t want to? Tells you what to do and...

We have over 1k followers!

We have over 1k followers!

We have 992 likes...see if we can stretch it to over 1k likes? Please invite and share with all your friends to celebrate our 1k mark!  Deaf-initely Women’s Community Support Group is growing with 183 members - you can share your news, advice and giving ideas to all...

Derbyshire Live – update news

Derbyshire Live – update news

Derby and Derbyshire have been put into Tier 3 it was revealed this was partly due to concerns over the pressure on the local NHS. Tier 3 measures mean a ban on households mixing, except in limited circumstances such as parks. Bars and restaurants will be limited to...

Derbyshire County Council: Disability and carers benefits

Derbyshire County Council: Disability and carers benefits

If you have difficulty with your personal care or getting around, you may be able to claim: • Disability Living Allowance - if you’re under 16 • Personal Independence Payment - if you’re 16 or over but under pension age (Women under 65) • Attendance Allowance - if...

Xmas Wreath Workshop

Xmas Wreath Workshop

🎄Beautiful Xmas wreaths made by Stephanie Grimshaw.🎄 She delivered the Xmas Wreath workshop a few weeks ago. Besides, a few technical issues during the workshop - but the outcome of making a wreath is outstanding! #deafinitelywomen #charity #deaf #hardofhearing...

Office closed during Christmas

Office closed during Christmas

Our office will closed from 18th December and re-open on 4th January 2021. Keep safe everyone - merry xmas and a happy new year for 2021! https://youtu.be/6UtJYz4J9KQ

Mosca’s fulfilled a life-long dream

Mosca’s fulfilled a life-long dream

Mosca’s fulfilled a life-long dream When I looked at my ten-year-old daughter watching me, I knew it had been worth the struggle... Perhaps a little background would help illustrate why this moment was such a milestone? At the age of ten, because of an inspirational...

Mindfulness: Four videos are available to watch

Mindfulness: Four videos are available to watch

Mindfulness: Four videos are available to watch. Please head over to our video blog page. There are four topics in the mindfulness videos: www.deafinitelywomen.org.uk/video-vlog What is mindfulness Where do negative thoughts come from Managing negative thoughts Be...

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