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Hi I’m Frankie I’m 19 years old from Birmingham I have been learning for just over a year now and have completed my Level 1,2,3 but I’ve come to a stand still as I really need some interaction with people but there doesn’t seem to be a lot of places for jobs or volunteers if anyone could help with this or would be willing to meet up that would be great! I also learn BSL online

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