The National Deaf Children's Society

The National Deaf Children's Society

Charity information

The National Deaf Children's Society

NDCS is the only charity dedicated to helping deaf children have a brighter future. We provide impartial advice through free services and our Helpline to support and empower families and deaf children

  • Mission statement

    NDCS is the national charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people

    We represent the interests and campaign for the rights of all deaf children and young people from birth until they reach independence.

    NDCS believes that the family is the most important influence on a deaf child's development. NDCS supports the deaf child through the family as well as directly supporting deaf children and young people themselves.

    Our vision is a world without barriers for every deaf child.

    Our mission:

    Empowering Families to achieve the best outcomes for their deaf child.
    Empowering deaf children and young people to achieve their true potential.
    Innovating World leading family centred services supporting deaf children and their parents.
    New approaches to the development of effective communication within the family and other environments.

    Challenging Social attitudes which prevent deaf children from reaching their true potential
    Challenging Governments to act where necessary

    Our values:
    •Every deaf child has the right to the same opportunities as a hearing child
    •Every deaf child has the right to be included and valued by society
    •Families have the right to make informed choices on behalf of their deaf child and for those choices to be implemented
    •Families have the right to clear and balanced information and support, delivered in a way that is accessible to them

  • Overview

    Registered Charity Number: 1016532

    Phone number: 020 7014 1150

    Address: 15 Dufferin Street London EC1Y 8UR

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • The Listening Bus

    The Listening Bus is NDCS on wheels! It travels across the country to support deaf childre... More
  • SWANIRMAN - Graham Bell Project India

    SWANIRMAN A Project Proposal for training and awareness of deaf children and their paren... More
  • The Listening Bus

    The new bus will contains a range of examples of all the latest technology available to he... More
  • Change your World project

    The biggest ever consultation exercise with deaf young people,