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Information and public services for the Island of Jersey

L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

dDeaf Partnership Board

About dDeaf Partnership Board

The Jersey dDeaf Partnership Board was established in March 2006.

It is a forum for various agencies who provide support to:

  • dDeaf people
  • those who are hard of hearing
  • parents / carers of dDeaf people and those hard of hearing

The members of the forum include:

  • various Government agencies
  • voluntary organisations
  • charitable organisations 

What dDeaf means

dDeaf is a shorthand term which includes 2 different groups of people:

  • deaf (those diagnosed with a hearing level below normal)
  • Deaf (those who have the medical condition of deafness, whose preferred language is British Sign Language and see themselves as part of a distinct community)  

More information about hearing problems and the support available

There is a contact list for:

  • those who are hard of hearing
  • deafened people
  • dDeaf people
  • families and communities of the above

It aims to provide for the needs of the above groups, and address the issues that are encountered by them.

Audiology​+44 (0) 1534 442551​
​Communication training course​+44 (0) 1534 442551​
Customer and Local Services+44 (0) 1534 ​444444​
​Deaf Partnership Board​
​Earsay, for children and young adults​

​Education Support Team

Secretary: Jill Le Monnier

+44 (0) 1534 ​449452​
​Family Nursing and Home Care​+44 (0) 1534 443600

​Hearing aids​+44 (0) 1534 442551​
​Highlands College, British sign language course+44 (0) 1534 ​608655​
Jersey dDeaf Society, for adults+44 (​0) 7829 843111​
Jersey Employment Trust​+44 (0) 1534 788900​
​Lip reading course​​+44 (0) 1534 442551​​
​Speech and Language Therapy+44 (0) 1534 ​444500​
​Tinnitus Service​​+44 (0) 1534 442551​​

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