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Rachel Black

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£200raised of £500 target by 9 supporters

Weʼre raising £500 to Deaf Parents Deaf Children

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Hello! My name is Rachel, I will do Great North Run which will take place on Sunday 8th September this year in Newcastle and raise money for DPDC.

DPDC - Deaf Parents Deaf Children is a voluntarily run group. They are aiming to help deaf parents with deaf children from all over UK to get together every year, such as going camping for a long weekend, full day outings, events and workshops etc.

Deaf parents have very limited access to resources and information as majority of today's organisations and events are designed for hearing parents of deaf children as 95% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, so there is desperate need for more DPDC events around the country. Their workshops give deaf parents the opportunity to discuss issues relating to being a parent of a deaf child with other deaf parents.

I realised they do not have as many events during the year as I would like and for other deaf parent and deaf children too, to meet up as we all from all over UK.

I am deaf parent of a deaf child too, so it is close to my heart as it is to every deaf parent.

I will really appreciate if you donate whatever you can big or small.

Thanks so much

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    • Louise Fitzgerald

      Louise Fitzgerald

      Aug 18, 2019

      Good luck Rachel! You can do it!


    • Shelia and Barrie

      Shelia and Barrie

      Aug 10, 2019


    • Amy Burns

      Amy Burns

      Aug 9, 2019

      You can do it! A great cause for our next deaf generation's future from The Burns


    • Dad


      Aug 7, 2019

      I am sure you will do great running n Am proud of youfor raise money for Deaf Children.


    • Victoria B

      Victoria B

      Jul 22, 2019

      Great idea! I agree DCDP is supportive and important to all of us Deaf families. Enjoy the experience!x


    • Vicki Trapps

      Vicki Trapps

      Jul 19, 2019

      You can do it! A good cause for deaf kids to have lorra fun!


    • Rebecca Dixon

      Rebecca Dixon

      Jul 19, 2019

      All little help will be great helper... wish all the best for fundraising x


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