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7th Nov – DSI: The Cube

DSI The CubeBy Deaf Sports Ireland

Friday 7th November 2014

Hanen “It Takes Two To Talk” programme

Hanen “It Takes Two To Talk” programmeDeaf Education Centre: The Hanen “It Takes Two To Talk” programme is currently being run for parents of children who are deaf/hard of hearing in the Deaf Education Centre. This is an 8 week parents programme and the aim will be to increase children’s speech, language and communication in the home and through everyday routines. Areas that are focused on are the stages of language development, the importance of parents interaction, increasing language through play, books, music and everyday routines.

The facilitators of the course are Deirdre Cunningham, the speech and language therapist working with deaf/hard of hearing children in Dublin North West and Mary O’Malley, speech and language therapist (PCCC Dublin North West). We are fully certified and trained in Hanen and have experience with working with deaf/ hard of hearing children.

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30th Nov – Christmas Market

Christmas marketOn Saturday 30th November 2014, at the Deaf Village Ireland

Social Worker

(Full–time 37 hours per week, permanent contract): Based in Letterkenny – covering North West HSE Area provides specialist services to deaf and hard of hearing people and advocates for an inclusive society with equality of opportunity and full participation for all.

Further further on their website:

Gallaudet University Press October 2014 E-newsletter

October ​2014 ​E-newsletter

Valencia Simmons
Gallaudet University Press

Kerry Deaf Resource Centre Update 27.10.14

The Irish Deaf Society recently announced their Autumn Roadshow 2014 dates, which are to be held this November around the country. Geraldine Broderick and Patrick Doody will be giving the Roadshow presentation here in the Kerry Deaf Resource Centre at 2 pm on Saturday 8th November.

For more information email: or you can text them on: 0864401443 or you can get more information on their website:

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30th Oct – 9th Nov – Subtitled cinema! Ireland North & South

Alexander and the terrible horrible no good very bad day subtitled (PG) 1 hour 21 mins

Alexander’s family are happy with their perfect lives. That is, until, things take a turn for the worse and everything begins to unravel for them. During this bad day, they learn the hard way that in order to appreciate the good times, sometimes you have to experience the terrible times too. Stars Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner.

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8th Nov – Zumba Dancing Event

ZumbaFor more information, see the poster

Breast Screening Information Film in ISL

The Breast Screening programme by HSC Public Health Agency in NI, has produced a video to show the what happens when women attend their appointment for a mammogram.

The video is available in BSL and ISL. A subtitled version will be available shortly. Source:

13th Dec – Kilkenny & Carlow Deaf Community Christmas Festive

On Saturday 13th December 2014
Newpark Hotel, Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny
at 7pm

€40 for Non members €35 for members

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