B. Family support, early learning and childcare
We share the long-term goal for all Scottish public services set out in the BSL National Plan, which is: “The Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC) approach will be fully embedded, with a deaf or deafblind child and their family offered the right information and support at the right time to engage with BSL”
|Action||Timescale||Action By||Oversight responsibility|
11. Employ a deaf apprentice fluent in BSL at the University's Arcadia Nursery, so that the team know how to communicate with deaf and deafblind BSL users, parents and children.
|By 2020/21||Arcadia Nursery Manager||Director of Corporate Services|
12. Ensure that Bilingualism Matters events held in Edinburgh are always available interpreted into BSL when requested.
|By 2018/19||Bilingualism Matters||BSL Officer|