We are bungee jumping to raise money for Zebra Access to cover the costs of:
- developing wider volunteering opportunities to support Deaf and Hard of Hearing people
- providing BSL communication access support for families of Deaf and Hard of Hearing people
- arranging events and workshops for young Deaf and Hard of Hearing people
- and any other associated work
The fundraising team:Chris Beech. Michael Maitland. Kirsty Gray.
Zebra Access is a Deaf led charity that aims to develop opportunities for Deaf
people to have better chances in life by providing access to a range of
activities. These include; training and workshops to improve their life skills
through provision of support, education and advice. Zebra Access also aims to
promote and advocating healthier lifestyles by raising and improving awareness
of available activities and other health choices. Alongside this, it aims to
raise awareness and improve accessibility to technology, services and
facilities. Zebra Access supports and promotes a strong community ethos by
encouraging Deaf people to become more active within their communities and to
work together to tackle common problems, as well as advocate a wider social
cohesion. Additionally, Zebra Access also leads and manages an annual Film and
Arts festival, which allows Deaf performers, communities and film directors to
showcase their talents to a wider audience.
For further information visit the twitter feed.