BSL information links

Communication technology



List of organisations who use SignVideo and SignLive


Benefits Advice in BSL

PIP information in BSL

How to contact:

PIP enquiry line
Telephone: 0345 850 3322
Textphone: 0345 601 6677
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Find out about call charges

Next Generation Text (NGT) relay service
Dial: 18001 then 0345 850 3322
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Find out about call charges

Find out more about the NGT service

British Sign Language (BSL) video relay service

To use this you must:


Employment advice in BSL

Access to Work

BSL advice on Access to Work

Tax Advice

If you’re deaf and use British Sign Language (BSL), the Royal Association for Deaf people provides:

  • webcam appointments with their tax adviser
  • a video interpreting service
  • BSL-captioned video clips linked to HMRC guidance

If you need face-to-face help, eg through a BSL interpreter or an audio induction loop, you can arrange to visit an HMRC adviser.

Debt & Money

Debt Advice in BSL

Energy Best Deal BSL: Where to go for help paying bills

Energy Best Deal BSL: Save money by switching (Part 1)

Energy Best Deal BSL: Save money by switching (Part 2)

Affordable Warmth

How to register on the Priority Services Register:

Scam Awareness Advice


Consumer Advice in BSL


Domestic violence advice in BSL

Childline help in BSL  website

National Deaf Childrens Society  website


Law & Courts

BSL advice on discrimination

BSL advice on hate crime

BSL information on discrimination



Need advice? Not emergency? You can BSL video call:

Signhealth website

Macmillan Cancer Care website

Action on Hearing Loss website

Care Opinion website

Communication & Emergencies


Find out about Police Link Officers for people who are Deaf (PLOD)

How to contact the police in a non-emergency

How to contact the police in an emergency

Deaf Hope website