Courses

British Sign Language - Darlington

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: The Venue, Stanley
Starts: Thursday 23rd June
 2022
Time: 11:00am until 1:00pm.

Please ensure you reserve your place to avoid disappointment. 

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British Sign Language - Darlington

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Morrison Trust - Yarm Road, Darlington
Starts: Friday 20
th May 2022
Time: 10:30pm until 12:30pm.

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British Sign Language - South Hetton

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Robin Todd Centre, South Hetton
Starts: Wednesday 20th April 2022
Time: 10am until 12pm.

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British Sign Language - Willington

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Dovedale Centre, Sunnybrow (nr Willington)
Starts: Tuesday 29th March 2022
Time: 1pm until 2pm.

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British Sign Language - Ferryhill

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Dean Bank & Ferryhill Institute, Ferryhill
Starts: Tuesday 29th March 2022
Time: 10am until 12pm.

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British Sign Language - Darlington

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Morrison Trust - Yarm Road, Darlington
Starts: Friday 18th March 2022
Time: 2pm until 4pm.

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British Sign Language - Stanley

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: The Venue - Stanley
Starts:Thursday 10th February 2022
Time: 10am until 12 noon.

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British Sign Language - Framwellgate Moor

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: The Pavilion, Front Street, Framwellgate Moor
Starts:Thursday 10th February 2022
Time: 1pm - 3pm

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British Sign Language - Spennymoor

Are you interested in learning British Sign Language? DDS are running a course for beginners.

Where: Hartley Terrace - Spennymoor
Starts:Tuesday 4th January 2022
Time: 10am until 12 noon.

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Groups

Cochlear Implant Friendship Group

A new social/support group for those with Cochlear Implant.

A representative from Advanced Bionics will be present to answer any questions you may have.

See our full list of current groups below:

Horden Social Welfare

When: Tuesday 7th June
Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm

Please ensure you reserve your place to avoid disappointment.

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Lip Reading Groups

  • Are you having difficulties following conversations?
  • Is your hearing loss causing problems at home or at work?
  • D you feel isolated even in the family unit?
  • Would you like to improve your communication skills?
  • Would you like to meet others in the same situation, in a freindly supportive atmosphere?

If you can answer yes to any of the above, we look forward to seeing you at one of our Local Community Support Groups.

See our full list of current groups below:

Newton Aycliffe

When: Wednesday (Weekly)
Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Please ensure you reserve your place to avoid disappointment.

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Seated Yoga Groups

Did you know that Yoga can have many health benefits including:

  • Lower blood pressure
  • Increased circulation
  • Lower cholesterol
  • Improvement in your balance and coordination
  • Helps you to relax

If you have hearing a hearing loss and would like to reserve your place please contact us. 

See our full list of current groups below:

4 Clocks - Bishop Auckland

When: Starting Tuesday 14th June
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Please ensure you reserve your place to avoid disappointment.

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Horden Social Welfare Hall

When: Starting Tuesday 8th March
Time: 1:15pm - 2:15pm

Please ensure you reserve your place to avoid disappointment.

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Parents Group

A new social/support group for parents of children who have a speech or hearing impediment. 

Learn Makaton and BSL.

Meet other parents in a similar situation, share knowledge on how you cope, and ask those questions you would like to have answered. 

See our full list of current groups below:

The Pavilion, Framwellgate Moor

When: Starting Tuesday 4th March
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm

Please contact us for more information.

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