• Welcome to Lanarkshire Deaf Club
    Local facilities for local poeple
  • East Links Farm Park
  • Magician Kids Event
  • Youth Disco 2017

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Welcome to Lanarkshire Deaf Club (LDC)

Lanarkshire Deaf Club is about local Deaf people running their own local facilities and activities.

Our Services

BSL Scotland Act 2015

The BSL (Scotland) Act 2015 was passed in the Scottish Parliament on Thursday 17th September 2015 and received Royal Assent from the Queen on 22nd October 2015.

The BSL (Scotland) Act puts a duty on Scottish Ministers to promote the use and understanding of British Sign Language (BSL) and requires Scottish Ministers to prepare and publish BSL national plans. The first national plan must be published by October 2017.

After the first National Plan has been published in October 2017, other public bodies such as local councils, health boards and other public bodies, and universities and colleges – will have to publish their “authority” plans by October 2018. These plans should follow the lead taken by the Scottish Government on the National Plan and use a similar template.

What this means for you – this means that services will need to be accessible for BSL users within the community.

  • Lanarkshire Deaf Club provides British Sign Language Training for individuals, schools and businesses.
  • Please get in contact for further information on the training courses we provide.

Drop In Service

  • To offer communication support with letters, phonecalls etc.  Service will be running from our office Monday – Friday.  Our communication support worker is qualified to Professional Development Award (SCQF 8) in British Sign Language and has qualifications in using Deafblind Manual.  She also has experience of using hands-on signing.

Deaf Social Club

  • Meet at Daisy Park Community Center
  • Saturday 7pm – 11pm
  • Hearing and Deaf children are welcome
  • Cafe
  • Bingo
  • Fun and Games
  • Children’s Activities
  • Lots of Laughs and Chat
  • Deaf, Deafblind and other Disabilities are welcome

 

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Children and Young People

  • Our service for deaf children and young people aim to give them the best possible start in life.
  • We offer a range of training courses, including social skills and preparation for employment.
  • Family Group – Playgroup for families with deaf members – Every Friday 10am-1pm

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Youth Group

  • Social Skills Training
  • Activities – pool table, darts, football and  bingo
  • Recreation, Leisure, and Sporting Activities
  • Football Training
  • Befriending, Fun Games
  • School Leaver Courses

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    Community Development

  • Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire (CVS)
  • North Lanarkshire Disability Forum
  • North Lanarkshire Deaf Forum

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Training

  • British Sign Language
  • Improving Communication with Deaf People & Volunteering
  • Spell it out with the finger spelling alphabet

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  • British Sign Language Level 1
  • Introduction to BSL – Frontline Staff
  • Introduction to BSL – Healthcare
  • Introduction to BSL – Young People
  • Conversational BSL
  • Communication in BSL About Everyday Life

Events Review from 2017

We had a Robert Burns Night in January 2017 held in Alona Hotel in Strathclyde Park, the function hall was beautifully decorated with blue tartan and blue/white Scotland flag. The meals were really lovely and everyone enjoyed that night. Highlight of the night was the children highland dancers who were superb! Last March 25th, we […]

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Review from 2017 – Children’s Events

We had lots of children’s events throughout the year of 2017. Different event for every months. January – We had a family fun day with a bouncy castle, gladiator joust, face paint, balloon making and some fun games. February – African Drumming where all the children had a drum each and enjoyed bashing away! We […]

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Family Group – 2018

Family Group have now move to Daisy Park Centre, 105 Roman Road in Motherwell. Will start on Friday, January 12th 2018. 10am till 1pm. Welcome anyone with children mixed deaf and hearing, or parents can come along after dropping off their children at school/nursery and have a cuppa. We welcome family relatives or family friends […]

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Youth Christmas Disco

Our youth Christmas Disco was a lot of fun with loads of fun and games on the night.        

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Children’s Christmas Party

Our children’s Christmas party was a lot of fun with a magic show, elves and even Santa Claus found time to drop by.               

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Woman's Group is on tomorrow (Tuesday) 10am-12pm if anyone like to come along for a cuppa and a chat and to organise what activities u all like to do in the next few weeks . Hope to see here. ... See MoreSee Less

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Christmas Gala 2017 🎄🎉🎅 ... See MoreSee Less

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this is around 7 mins sign video, I am not sure if its right put on this facebook under Scottish Government? please if it's not, remove this, thank you. I want this to show Scottish Government.

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****ITS STILL ON *** LDC children's Event - Nerf Wars is on today - only £1 per child . There are two age groups -

children age 3-8 years old go in at 1pm-3pm slot

children age 9-16 years old go in at 3pm-5pm slot.

Please come 15 mins early or so.

We provided vests, goggles, and nerf guns and 10,000 bullets and lots of inflatable standing around the hall for the children to run around and hide etc. Make sure yr children wear comfy clothes and trainers.

Parents can sit in the other room and have a cuppa and chill.

The main roads and motorway seem clear but come along if u feel safe to drive.

Hope to see u there.
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