Support for deaf children aged 0 to 5 years: Guide

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Charities' work

There are several charities which support deaf children and their families.  The National Deaf Childrens Society provides support for Teachers by funding research and publications.  Some charities work with specific groups offering communication approaches which this MESHGuide has referred to.

The links on this page offer a selection of family stories about childhood deafness.



The Elizabeth Foundation

Financial support

NDCS describes a family's experience of having their child diagnosed as deaf and the struggle to get financial support in 'Financial support for Oliver'

Examples of types of financial support available for families of deaf children in the UK are available on the NDCS website.