Exciting news to announce that DaDa the Disability and Deaf Arts agency in Liverpool is delivering a short project for twenty Deaf Arts and Cultural Leaders, at ‘mid career’ stages on their developments.

This programme is part of the Cultural Leadership Programme and is the first of it’s kind.

Download both pdf and word documents. Applications will be accepted by DaDa in video or by an application form.

Hands On Deaf Cultural Leadership application form
Hands On Deaf Cultural Leaders application form Microsoft Word

BSL Video information:

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Twenty Deaf people will participate in a three full day learning events from September 2010 to March 2011, in addition to an open seminar at the end of project.

A Deaf Cultural Leadership website is in development that will eventually be run and maintained by the leaders themselves as a tool to support an ongoing leadership network.

The events will include presentations from key Deaf Cultural leaders from the UK, plus two international leaders to present at the day events.

Alison will be working with Gill Winstanley a experienced professional trainer and consultant from Birmingham to co-facilitate the programme.

Dates and application deadline:

  • Deadline for applications: Friday 17th September at mid-day
  • Day 1: Monday 11th October – The Studio, Birmingham [10.30am-4pm]
  • Day 2: Friday 19th November – Liverpool [details to be confirmed]
  • Day 3: Date, venue and location to be confirmed
  • Seminar and Launch: March 2011, details to be confirmed

Read more about the Cultural Leadership Programme’s support of DaDa

Contact DaDaDa for more information or download the application pack:

DaDa contact details
Email: info@dadahello.com
Website: www.dadahello.com
Twitter: @DaDaDisDeaf
Tel: +44 (0)151 707 1733
Minicom: +44 (0)151 706 0365
Fax: +44 (0)151 708 9355
Address: The Bluecoat, School Lane Liverpool L1 3BX