North London Deaf Children’s Society Annual General Meeting

Everyone is welcome to join this online AGM on Monday 8th February 2021 at 8.00pm

Join the Zoom meeting to find out more about the NLDCS and its activities during 2020
Help us by offering skills or sharing ideas.


    1. Apologies for absence
    2. Minutes & matters arising of the last AGM in January 2020
    3. Committee report
    4. Treasurer’s report & Acceptance of accounts
    5. Election of Officers
    6. Election of Committee Members
    7. Any other business


Feb 8, 2021 20:00 London
Please register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Please let us know if you require BSL interpretation for this meeting by 22nd of January.


Arts and Craft Sunday

Date: Sunday 13th of December 2020
Time: 11am-12pm
Venue: Online via Zoom
Cost: FREE 

Unleash your inner artistic side and join us for an hour of creativity in a fun filled Seasonal Arts and Crafts event. We all need some good holiday spirit and what better way to do this than get together and explore our wonderful imaginations and of course come up with some fabulous seasonal inspired creations. 

This event will also be signed in BSL by Ben Jefferson. 

It is recommended that you book in advance so that we share the joining link and a list of materials required for the arts and crafts activity. 

Please email Rayan at with your child/children’s names, their communication needs and your contact details to complete the booking.

Please note: This event is for NLDCS members only. Not a member? You can easily request to join by going to


Join us for our online baking lesson

We’re back with our first COVID-19 safe event.

Please join us for our online baking lesson with Daisy Bake  
Date: Saturday 7th November 2020
Time: 3 – 4 pm
Venue: Online via Zoom
Cost: Free

Join us for this fun filled hour of baking polishing your culinary skills making autumn magical treats, helping your child follow the talented Daisy through the recipe.

This event will also be signed in BSL by Ben Jefferson.

It is essential that you book in advance by so that we can share the joining link, a list of ingredients and the equipment you might need to hand.

Please email with your child/ren’s name and your contact details to book.

Please note: This event is for NLDCS members only. Not a member? You can easily request to join by going to


NLDCS Art Competition

Calling all deaf young artists!

The NLDCS is holding a competition – The theme is ‘Being Me*
All submissions will receive a certificate and the best self portrait in each category will win a £10 gift voucher for Amazon.

Category 1: Nursery and Reception
Category 2: Year 1 and 2
Category 3: Year 3, 4, 5 and 6
Category 4: Year 7, 8, and  9
Category 5: Year 10 and 11

So create a picture of yourself and include your first name and age and email a photograph of it to

Closing date 17th July 2020

We hope to create a gallery of all the artwork submitted.

Good luck and get drawing, painting and sticking 


Come to the London Transport Museum

Date: Sunday 1st March 2020
Time: Meet at 9.50am for a prompt 10am start
Venue: London Transport Museum
Covent Garden Piazza (south east corner)
Cost: One free carer for every deaf children. All other children under 17 free.  Additional adults must pay £14.50 on the day.

Join us for a short introduction and then feel free to wander through the museum gallery. Explore the heritage of London and its transport system, and the stories of the people who have travelled and worked in the city over the last 200 years, before taking a peek into how future technologies might impact London as we know it.

The museum has disabled and pushchair access and is very child friendly with buses, trains and boats to climb inside, dressing up clothes to try on and an activity area and changing facility for babies and toddlers.

Please book your child/ren a place on our trip by emailing Zibby at telling her the name and age of each deaf and hearing child attending and the name of the one free carer. Please let us know the communication needs of yourself and your child/ren.

If you are bringing an additional paying adult, please tell Zibby so she can inform the museum of numbers.

Please note, places are first come first served, so book as soon as you can. Once the visit is full you will be added to a waiting list. If you find you can no longer attend, please let us know so your places can be allocated to another family.

This event is for NLDCS members. Please make sure your membership payment for 2020 is up-to-date. Not a member? Don’t worry – find out here how to join.