Nothing tells the story of any organisation better than the words of parents, family and friends:

Louis

Thank you all so much for everything you have done for Louis this year. It has been a fabulous first year and we are delighted with his progress. The patience and kindness you have all shown Louis has helped to turn my anxious little boy into a much more confident young man! He loves college. The anxiety is still there but it is much less than we normally see especially towards the end of a school year. He has really come out of himself this year and it’s lovely to see his confidence growing. Keep up the fantastic work; we are looking forward to what next year brings. Thank you so much (Louis' Mum)

Aaron   

 “I just wanted to write a message to say a huge heartfelt thank you for everything you have achieved with Aaron over the past few years. How Aaron has come on in this term in his learning and managing his anxieties is nothing short of amazing. So a huge shout out to all that have worked with Aaron. Many many thanks. (Aaron's Mum)

Alex

We just wanted to say huge thanks for each and every one of you who have helped Alex on his journey through college. We are grateful for all that you have done for him. We know he is going to miss you all. We as his parents think you all do an amazing job which I know at times must be very hard but thank for doing what you do. Kind regards (Alex's Mum and Dad)

Louise 

We would just like to say a very big Thank You to all members of staff for all the help and support you have given to Louise over the last 4 years.  They have been an amazing 4 years and she has thoroughly enjoyed every minute.

She has improved so much and that is all down to such committed staff. We are very grateful for everything. (Louis's mum and dad) 

 You can read one student's story in his own words, here

What we do

We deliver the national curriculum plus an extensive and industry recognised Skills for Life programme, British Sign Language and a broad range of vocational training, including: Motor Vehicle Engineering, Catering and Hospitality, Hairdressing and Beauty, Horticulture, Media and Office Technology, Computer Aided Design, Sports Recreation and Leisure Studies, Joinery, Construction and Photography.

We provide a large number of on-site specialist support for our children and young people too, including; speech and language therapy, counselling, rebound therapy, on site nurse and audiologist, emotional and behavioural support and 24/7 highly qualified and experienced care and teaching staff.

Mission

It's our mission to advance education, training and care for deaf and hearing-impaired children and adults, and those with communication/learning difficulties.