Portsmouth Deaf Club
Deaf club committee
Mrs Jaqueline Howl (Chairperson)
Mrs Linda Jackson (Secretary)
Mr Jeffrey Howl (Treasurer)
Mrs Brenda Maynard
Mr David Palmer
Mr Stephen Russell
Mrs Debbie Hawkins
Mr Matthew Darren
Mr David Jackson- Co-opt member acting as an advisor
Any person can become a member of the Portsmouth Deaf Centre Club which also include automatic membership of Portsmouth Deaf Friendly Club. Once you have visited the Club for three times you can fill out and application which is then approved. The visitor Fee is £2.00 per visit.
There is an annual membership fee of £10.00 for the Deaf club which also gives you automatic membership of Portsmouth Deaf Association. Membership Fees are renewed from 01 April to 31 March.
Portsmouth deaf club rules and constitution are displayed within the Centre.
The PDCC Committee is responsible for organising various events and advertising them. The events are also shown on the Deaf club Facebook.
The club meets every Saturday evening from 7pm until 12 am although earlier opening times may be set occasionally.
Every 2nd Saturday evening of each month is a Bingo and Raffle evening.
Every 3rd Saturday evening of each month is a Bus Stop and Keys games evening.
Apart from 2nd and 3rd Saturday evenings, other events such as parties for example Halloween, Valentine , New Year Eve as well as occasional trips. There are special activities arranged such as skittles and curling.
There are also talks arranged and presented by deaf professionals that are of interest to the deaf community.