Youth Club

Available in the following locations:
  • Edinburgh and The Lothians
  • Fife

Are you 10 – 18 years old & affected by deafness? Looking for a group where you can meet others with similar experiences? Check out our Youth Club!

We run events and activities throughout the year including:
• Art’s workshops
• Sports
• Day Trips
• Classes
• Residential Summer camps
• Lots more!

The club allows you to develop your communication skills and friendships with others outside of school. We are a very friendly group and regardless of your level of hearing or preferred method of communication so no one is left out and most importantly, you get to have fun!

Suitable for those living in Edinburgh & Lothians, Borders and Fife that are:
• Deaf
• Deafened
• Hard of hearing
• Deafblind
• Family member/ friend of a deaf* person

Events  calendar: 

July
16th July – 09:00-11:00 – Warhammer Workshop 4 spaces (Edinburgh)
18th July – 09:00-11:00 – Warhammer Workshop 4 spaces (Edinburgh)
20th July – 10:00-14:00 – Apple Workshop Video Lab 20 spaces (Edinburgh)
23rd July – 09:00-11:00 – Warhammer Workshop 4 spaces (Edinburgh)
27th July. – 11:00 -16:00 – Festival of Fun (Dunfermline)
30th July – 12:00-16:00 – TCV Outdoors (Fife)

August
1st August – 12:00-16:00 – TCV Outdoors (Edinburgh)
3rd August – 10:00-14:00 – Apple Workshop Art Walk  20 spaces (Edinburgh)
6th August – 12:00-16:00 TCV Outdoors (Fife)
6th August – 11-00-12:00/18:00-19:00 Edinburgh International Festival
8th August – 12:00-16:00 TCV (Edinburgh)
10th August – 10:00-15:00 Sport Day (Edinburgh)
17th August – 12:00-16:00 Photography Day at Deaf Action.12:00-16:00 (Edinburgh)
24th August – 12:00-16:00 Footgolf (Kirkcaldy)

September
7th September – 12:00-16:00 – Cleaning beaches (Fife)
14th September – 12:00-16:00 – Cleaning beaches (Edinburgh)
28th September- 12:00-16:00 Gravity Jump (Edinburgh)

 

Event descriptions:

Warhammer Workshop – Paint your own battle set ready for war! 136 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1Qs

Apple Workshop Video Lab – Create imaginative videos with the illusion of teleporting, disappearing and other visual tricks. 10 Princess Street Edinburgh, EH2 2AN

Festival of Fun – A great day of Sci Fi accessible festival fun. From visitors from the Science Centre to acrobats it’s a day out of this wold! Lochore Meadows Country park, Fife KY5 8BA

Apple Workshop Art Walk– Transform the way you observe and sketch the world around you. iPad Pro and Apple Pencil devices will be provided. 10 Princess Street Edinburgh, EH2 2AN

Edinburgh International Festival Cas Public –  Cai Glover overcame a hearing impairment to become a professional dancer. Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Book your place by jack.speirs@deafaction.org