Charity information

Deafax

Deafax Mission Statement: "Empowering deaf people of all ages to lead fulfilling lives through the use of innovative communications technologies"

Founded in 1985, Deafax is a charitable company with a national remit and strong international links. It pioneers the innovative use of education, training and research projects involving Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for deaf people of all ages, teachers, employers, health professionals and provides workshops in schools for the deaf throughout the UK.

Deafax activities are directed to improving the learning and social inclusion of deaf people. To date, Deafax has worked with over 70,000 beneficiaries, this includes 35,000 deaf children, 20,000 deaf adults, 3,000 teachers of the deaf and 5,000 parents.