Hands-on involvement with the Deaf community
Zebra Access is a registered charity dedicated to ensuring that all Deaf people both adults and children enjoy equal participation and access without communication barriers.Zebra Access is a Deaf led charity that aims to develop opportunities for Deaf people to have better chances in life by providing access to a range of activities. These include; training and workshops to improve their life skills through provision of support, education and advice. Zebra Access also aims to promote and advocating healthier lifestyles by raising and improving awareness of available activities and other health choices. Alongside this, it aims to raise awareness and improve accessibility to technology, services and facilities. Zebra Access supports and promotes a strong community ethos by encouraging Deaf people to become more active within their communities and to work together to tackle common problems, as well as advocate a wider social cohesion. Additionally, Zebra Access also leads and manages an annual Film and Arts festival, which allows Deaf performers, communities and film directors to showcase their talents to a wider audience.