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Publication - Consultation Paper

Consultation on the Draft British Sign Language (BSL) National Plan 2017-2023: EasyRead version

Published: 1 Mar 2017
Part of:
Communities and third sector
ISBN:
9781786528230

We are seeking views on improving public services for BSL users.

46 page PDF

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46 page PDF

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Contents
Consultation on the Draft British Sign Language (BSL) National Plan 2017-2023: EasyRead version
Public Services

46 page PDF

5.0MB

Public Services

Goal One: Public Services

Information and services in the public sector will be accessible to all BSL users by 2023.

Scottish Ministers will reach these goals by doing the following:

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1. Write guidelines for all public services that will improve access to information services for all BSL users

2. Promote contact SCOTLAND- BSL. This is a Scottish Government service

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3. Promote BSL awareness training for all public services staff

4. Review the BSL training and training regulation

5. Look at how BSL interpreters can complete specialist training

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6. Make BSL easier to access for people who need it

7. Look at making public services BSL person centred

Goal One: Public Services

Questions

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Do you think these are the right goals?

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Yes

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No

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Please tell us why?

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Is there anything else you want to tell us about Public Services goals?

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Contact

Email: Hilary Third