Whether you are a business or a member of the public, are you making sure you are deaf aware as the Government introduce face masks to be worn mandatory in shops and supermarkets from 24 July 2020.
Here are some tips on how to be Deaf Aware during this pandemic and in all aspects of life going forward.
We encourage you to download these info-graphics and share them on your own social media platforms or print them to show in store.
Make sure to tag us in your posts – @northnottsbid
A great app to use is Google live transcribe, you speak into your phone whilst wearing a mask and it writes out the words onto your phone screen which you can hold up and show to the person you want to communicate with. Download the app here – Google Live Transcribe
- How to adapt to deaf people whilst wearing face masks.
- Your business is open but are you deaf aware?
- Use your phone / notepad
- Learn sign language
- Use hand gestures
- Use clear face masks