Looking for a deaf association in Malta? The Deaf People Association is the only association in Malta for Deaf person. We represent around 400 D/deaf people in Malta. We are members of the European Union of the Deaf (EUD) and the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD). Since its foundation in 1973, our main aims are to ensure that Deaf people have equal opportunities to live an independent life of the highest possible quality and to raise awareness about deaf issues.
For this purpose, we have been fighting for years to have Maltese Sign Language (LSM) recognized. We also make our demands heard by government, for example among our extended list of demands we ask for an effective interpretation system with more sign language interpreters.
Our association is intended to organize many activities for Deaf people so that they can meet and socialize. We cover varied activities such as workshops Read More