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Specialist Neurological Clinic Cost Benefit Model

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DCAL has been working with the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery to pilot access for Deaf patients via a specialist diagnostic Cognitive Disorders Clinic. Dealing with up to 24 patients per year this pilot has demonstrated the operational and clinic feasibility of hosting a specialist clinic for Deaf people within an NHS service. It has also provided the cost benefit modelling that demonstrates that a national clinic covering a wider range of conditions would be financially sustainable and offer significant financial benefits to commissioners.

New living dictionary for British Sign Language

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Now anyone with an interest in British Sign Language (BSL) will have access to the first ever usage-based dictionary created at one of the world’s leading research Universities.

Discover UCL summer school for D/deaf and hard of hearing students

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For three days in August UCL ran an innovative residential summer school exclusively for D/deaf and hard of hearing students from across the UK.

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