Signcode at Deaffest 2017

Signcode at Deaffest 2017

Members of the Signcode team attended Deaffest in Wolverhampton on Saturday 13th May. A great day was had by all and we had many visitors to our stand wanting to see how we could help them. People were interested in trying out our codes and had a fun time looking at how our signcodes work. We even had a special … Read More

Signcode at NHS UK E-Health Event

Gill & Jeff attended the NHS UK E-Health event at London Olympia where they were able to meet representatives of NHS Digital and other innovators. There was lots of interest in Signcode and how we could help provide access for Deaf people. Although English, foreign languages and braille have been adopted for information there is still very little for Deaf … Read More

We Need Your Stories!

We Need Your Stories Signcode UK

We need you! Have you encountered communication barriers with customer service teams? Does your bank provide important information that is hard to understand? Is it hard to find health information in a clear accessible format? Do you miss out on offers from big companies because their message is not clear? Signcode UK would like to hear your stories and learn … Read More

Service Feedback Questionnaire

Signcode UK Service Feedback Questionnaire

We have recently launched a service feedback questionnaire and would love to hear your views! The questionnaire is being used to gather feedback and opinions about your accessibility to services as a Deaf person and service delivery. All feedback is welcome so we can find ways to help and improve your access to various services. Please take a few minutes … Read More

Tablets 4 Health

Tablets 4 Health and Signcode UK

Introduced in 2015, Tablets 4 Health assists Deaf people when they access health services. Users are given a tablet that connects to a remote interpreter via the internet. Using the tablet’s webcam, the BSL interpreter will translate BSL to health care staff and GPs, putting Deaf people in control of their access and making the process simpler for all involved. … Read More

NHS 111 with InterpreterNow

NHS 111 with InterpreterNow

We are excited to announce that InterpreterNow is now available to use with NHS 111! The InterpreterNow app offers seamless communication between Deaf and hearing people in real time. Using the app on your smartphone or tablet, or your webcam on your computer, you can immediately connect to a BSL interpreter who will then call NHS 111 on your behalf … Read More

Meet our Deaf Community Team

Meet Our Deaf Community Team Signcode UK

Meet Ian and Janice, our Deaf Community Liaison Officers. Ian and Janice are part of the Liverpool Deaf Community. Watch our video below and get to know them! Over the coming months Janice and Ian will be attending events, visiting other communities throughout the UK and posting information on our Facebook page. You can contact them with your views and … Read More

Welcome to Signcode UK

Welcome to Signcode UK

Signcode aims to bridge the gap between businesses and services and the deaf community to help aid and support effective communication. Our mission is to simplify interactions to help develop stronger connections with customers and service users on a day-to-day basis. Our aim is to partner with all types of services and businesses to ensure the deaf community has a … Read More