Award winning support for business, education providers and people who are Deaf in the London & South East region

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Deaf Umbrella has specialised in supplying NRCPD Interpreters and qualified Communication Support Workers (CSW’s) to business and service providers since September 2000. 

We have supported hundreds of Deaf people within education, at all levels, to help build their futures.  We accomplish this with our support staff and via our CIC programme.  This programme is delivered by Deaf people for Deaf people supporting their journey into work.

If you are a School, College, University or training provider who needs to provide access to your services, we guarantee:

If you are a Business, Charity, Government body or service provider who needs to give access to your services, we guarantee:

  • Quality: qualified, award winning staff at the highest professional standards
  • Accountability: a fully-audited service at competitive prices
  • Peace of mind: reliability, flexibility and the security of full legal compliance
  • Support:  realistic advice that works with you to support your aims and ensures best practice

Come and work with us, we promise:

  • An award-winning commitment to professionalism and professional development
  • Excellent pay and conditions which cultivate a supportive community

At Deaf Umbrella, our work with the deaf community is more than a business…

We are big supporters of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People

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We are proud sponsors of Deaf Unity and Adept

We support news and information providers to the deaf community;

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Working With Deaf People






Amanda and Rachel meet Cesar Milan the Dog Whisperer at the O2 Greenwich

Deaf Umbrella CIC win Commitment to the Community Bexley Business Awards 2015

With the Mayor of the Royal Borough of Greenwich; It’s your choice!

Civic Recognition Award 2015

Rachel receives Bexley Civic Recognition Award 2015 for Outstanding Personal Achievement from the Mayor of Bexley


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