Quite simply, Deaf clubs
are clubs for people who
are Deaf or identify with the Deaf culture.
Deaf clubs usually meet once a week or once a month.
Deaf clubs provide
a place for the local Deaf community to meet, catch
up, and plan future events. Surprisingly for a collection
of people who are deaf, these meetings can be very
noisy, especially when there is a party. (If you turn
the music up loud enough, you can feel
In most clubs, students who are Learning Sign Language
are free to come along and practice. If you are learning
sign language, most likely you will have been informed
about the local deaf clubs, but otherwise talk to a
deaf person about where and when their local club meets.
Another way to find out about local Deaf clubs is to
contact your local Deaf education centre. The
Dorothy Miles Cultural Centre is one such place in the UK.
may be called something else in America, if they are
let me know and I'll update this node