Marking Deaf Awareness Week
A RANGE of free events are being held in Ashford to mark National Deaf Awareness Week.
Hi Kent, a county charity that works with deaf and hard-of-hearing people will run the activities from Tuesday to Friday at the Ashford Gateway Centre, Park Mall.
All sessions start at 10am and there is no need to book. On Tuesday there is a sign language taster sessions for adults, on Wednesday there are deaf awareness sessions for everyone, on Thursday sign language taster sessions for children and on Friday there will be lip-reading taster sessions.