deafPLUS also known as Breakthrough (Deaf-Hearing) Integration

deafPLUS also known as Breakthrough (Deaf-Hearing) Integration

Charity information

deafPLUS also known as Breakthrough (Deaf-Hearing) Integration

We empower deaf people to take control of their own lives. We do this through:
- Information, advice and advocacy
- Employment and Career support
- Skills training in support of personal empowerment (eg digital training, lipreading)
- Equipment and specialist assistance to aid independent living
- Delivery of personalised support services

Founded 1971

  • Mission statement

    To create an accessible world for deaf people, with barriers to participation and opportunity removed.

  • Aims

    deafPLUS also known as Breakthrough (Deaf-Hearing) Integration aims to:

    • Promoting independence - Providing information, advice, guidance, advocacy and personalised support packages that facilitates deaf people‚Äôs full engagement with and participation in society.
    • Developing potential - Supporting clients into work/ their own businesses; providing skills training and volunteering opportunities.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1971

    Registered Charity Number: 1073468

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 9

    Part time staff: 34

    Volunteers: 7

    Phone number: 0207 790 6147

    Address: Trinity Centre, Key Close, Whitechapel E1 4HG

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Our 40th Anniversary Celebrations

    To raise funds to enable us to celebrate in various ways our 40th anniversary in 2011 and... More