Deaf awareness week takes place this week (6th-12th May), where the theme is 'get involved, get aware'.
The UK Council on Deafness have put together some facts to raise awareness:
Adults and children who are deaf or hard of hearing face communication barriers which can cause:
Breathing Space BSL service
Our British Sign Language webcam service offers online advice, information and support for Deaf people in Scotland. The webcam is open on Thursday and Sunday evenings and can be accessed from the homepage by clicking on ‘BSL service’.