Welcome to Deafconnect, Northampton

Established in 1874, Deafconnect is the only charity in Northamptonshire supporting deaf people of all ages.

Please note we are currently updating our website. More content will be added over the next week. Thank you for your understanding.

Coronavirus Update

DeafConnect is currently offering an telephone and zoom service. Face to face appointments can be booked in advance by sending an email, these can same day but are typically 2-3 working days. The office telephone is manned Monday-Friday. Please see contact page for details

Our Vision


All Deaf, deafened, hard of hearing and deafblind people achieve their full potential and be fully included members of the wider community.

To improve the quality of life for Deaf and hard of hearing people by breaking down the barriers they face daily.


What We Offer

Adult Support

We support all adults who are Deaf or have a hearing loss with a wide range of services; from a specialist Hard of Hearing service to Equipment help; from drop in service to advocacy and much more.

Children & Families

We support all children who are Deaf or have a hearing loss.  Whether your child is newly diagnosed or not we can support with a range of services tailored to your child and the family.  We offer family signing lessons, an advice service, and youth groups.

Volunteering Opportunities

We rely on our volunteers to support us with providing services, groups and befriending.  If this is something that would be of interest to you, please do get in touch.

Communication Services

We can source communication professionals for all your needs – interpreter, STTR, lip-speakers and more.  Please get in touch for a comprehensive and competitive quote.

Training Courses

We offer accredited sign language courses – level 1, 2 and 3 throughout the year.  We also offer deaf awareness training and Lip Reading Classes. All courses are tailored to suit your needs.

Supported By

Support Us

Support us and help us break down barriers and enable equality. All funds raised are used to continue to support the deaf community in Northamptonshire.