Bridging the Access Gap in Redbridge

Image of a group of people doing sign language
Friday, 16 August, 2019

A new initiative has been introduce to encourage more staff and volunteers, to take up sign language as an extra language and skill is now available in Redbridge and surrounding areas. Signs4Life are showcasing this local initiative to help staff to communicate and engage with their colleagues, service users, and members of the public, who may have hearing impairments.

“There are over 9 million deaf and hard of hearing people registered in the UK," explains Ms Sara Phillips, Signs4Life tutor.

If you would like further information about the community events in Redbridge and surrounding areas, please get in touch with Sara on 07964 019 764 or you can email us


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