Month: October 2017

18 Months In

We’re rapidly approaching Alfie turning 18 months old and I’m very aware I’ve been a bit rubbish at keeping this blog updated. But I’ve had a bit of time spent unwell with one thing or another and Alfie is only having one nap a day now, so time is precious when he’s asleep, and it’s

How Alfie Communicates

Sign language is rapidly becoming a widely recognised form of communication in its own right, like any other mother-tongue. For many in the deaf community, sign language is a first language. It is the only way that many people can communicate, and the importance of being able to use gestures instead of spoken word is