Scottish Government

BSL National & Local Plans

We have just updated our web page aimed at providing information for National & Local BSL Plans “The BSL National Plan has ten long-term goals. These goals represent our collective ambition for BSL in Scotland.” Scottish Public Services: Action 5 “Promote the use of the Scottish Government’s nationally funded BSL online interpreting video relay service (VRS) called ‘contactSCOTLAND-BS...
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What’s on this month

We are very busy this month with a whole host of activities - look forward to seeing you at one of the following events We will have a stall and information on contactSCOTLAND-BSL at the following BSL National Plan Consultation meetings Deaf Action, 49 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY Wednesday 10 May 2017 - 6.00pm-8.00pm Forth Valley Sensory Centre, Redbrae Road, Camelon FK1 4DD Frid...
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British Sign Language (Scotland) Act gains momentum

National Advisory Group members announced. A new expert advisory group has been appointed to support the implementation of legislation which will improve the way public services meet the needs of deaf British Sign Language (BSL) users. This follows the introduction of the historic BSL (Scotland) Act 2015 last September, which recognised BSL as a language of Scotland, and will r...
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