Non voting committee members – watch their BSL videos here about why they want to be on the committee or read what they said in the NVCM transcripts 2016
We are very excited for our Deaf Information Event and AGM on Saturday 7 May!
Free prize draw for Cineworld Bedford tickets to celebrate Deaf Awareness Week!
BIG announcement about funding for this year and new events!
When 1.30pm information stands on Saturday 7th May. AGM 3pm – 4.30pm with Richard Fuller MP
Where University of Bedfordshire, Gateway Building, Polhill Avenue, Bedford, MK41 9EA (map attached – building G)
What 1.30 – 3pm catch up with friends and information stands
Action on Hearing Loss
Beds Fire and Rescue
Milton Keynes Community Language Service
University of Bedfordshire
Leaflets from Deaf Hub and Connevans
*JUST CONFIRMED* Bedford Borough Council Childrens Sensory and Communication Support Team, Bedford Borough Adults Sensory Team, Riverside Tennis Club
more to be announced!
3 – 4.30pm AGM to find out
- who our new committee members are
- hear from Bedfordshire Police, Bedford Deaf Club, Bedford Borough Council and Healthwatch about the difference Access Bedford has made
- what we will be doing in the next 12 months
- BIG announcement about funding and events for 2016/17
- Speech from Richard Fuller
Why Deaf Awareness Week 2016 is about the “common purpose” with this event bringing us all together about the common purpose locally – to have an accessible Bedford for the D/deaf Community
We want to say a MASSIVE thanks to the Bedfordshire and Milton Keynes Collaborative Network who are supporting the event! Thank you!
To download the event information as a pdf click here AGM notification