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Public Health: Sign Language

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 30046, tabled on 16 March 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to provide accessible information on covid-19 to sign language users within the deaf community.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

26 March 2020

Information published on GOV.UK is available in accessible formats including British Sign Language.

Media announcements are being broadcast with British Sign Language interpreters.

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