The failure violates the First Amendment and federal law for Americans with disabilities, the National Association of the Deaf says in its lawsuit.
The Covid-19 pandemic has made it harder for the deaf community to receive critical information.
If no one holds services providers to account over their legal obligations, there really is nothing to dissuade them from continuing to ignore the needs of deaf and disabled people
Deaf students are not asking for any special treatment and they have never done so, they are simply asking for the Government support they need to achieve.
British Sign Language (BSL) is a rich, diverse and beautiful language – as complex and nuanced as any other. It has intonation
'It’s appalling that cuts like this can be made when the services are a complete lifeline.'
NHS England's National Clinical Director for Dementia Alistair Burns and I have teamed up to examine the latest research
everybody banner For me, peace and quiet is just one click away - all I need to do is turn off my hearing aids, or take them out, and everything is muted. It's quite surreal, especially when I'm walking down a busy street in central London, but it's so peaceful and calming.
This is a community which is underappreciated and often underrepresented and that is why this week we must celebrate the achievements of the deaf community who are often not recognised enough. It is vital that we give deaf people the right support to enable the full inclusion of sign language in everyday life.