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Graham Privett

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Hello

 

My name is Graham, and like many, I am trying to learn BSL whilst I'm confined to barracks.

I volunteer for a charity in Stockport called Walthew House, which supports people across the Borough (and beyond) with sensory loss.

You'd normally find my in the Resource Centre on Wednesdays, where we demonstrate and sell all sorts of equipment / aids for the blind, visually impaired, deaf and hard-of-hearing. I usually have to get help from another volunteer or a member of staff if I am trying to help someone who is deaf and uses BSL, so I thought it might be a good idea to try and learn.

The course was brought to my attention by a friend of mine who is blind, which sort of sums up Walthew House really, everyone does their best to help each other, irrespective of the nature / severity of their sensory loss. 

Couldn't work out how to post a video, which is lucky for you, as I haven't had a hair cut for 2 Months!

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