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Attention Young Carers – Great opportunity to learn Sign Language

Event Location: The Young Carers Centre, St Helens
Event date: 21st December 2023
Event time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

The Deafness Resource Centre will be hosting a Basic Sign Language Workshop on the 21st of December 4:30pm – 5:30pm at The Young Carers Centre.

This will be open to anyone Year 6+


Hey there, amazing young carers of St. Helens! We’ve got an exciting idea for you: learning sign language. Here’s why it’s super fun and enjoyable:

1. Make New Friends: When you learn sign language, you can communicate with friends who are deaf or hard of hearing. This opens the door to making new, awesome friends!

2. It’s Like a Secret Code: Sign language is like having a cool secret code that you and your friends can use. Imagine how fun it would be to talk without speaking!

3. Express Yourself in New Ways: With sign language, you use your hands, face, and body to express yourself. It’s like dancing with your hands and face, and it’s so much fun!

4. Boost Your Confidence: Learning something new, like sign language, can make you feel super proud of yourself. Your confidence will shine through!

5. Discover a New Culture: Sign language is not just a language; it’s also part of a cool culture. You can learn about the deaf community and their amazing traditions.

6. Help Others: By learning sign language, you become a superhero for inclusivity. You can help others feel included and understood.

7. Fun Learning Games: Learning sign language is like playing fun games. You can learn while having a blast with your friends.

8. Use it Forever: Once you learn sign language, you can use it forever! It’s a special skill that will always come in handy.

So, young carers, let’s dive into the exciting world of sign language together. It’s a journey filled with new friends, fun games, and the power to make the world more inclusive and awesome!


If you would like to register your interest, please get in touch with our activity coordinator via email 👉🏼