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Parent support groups

Parent support groups provide an opportunity to meet other parents with a deaf child. Support groups can be an important source of information and emotional support for parents.

Find a parent support group in your state.

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Australian Capital Territory

Canberra Deaf Children's Association
PO Box 2291
Tuggeranong ACT 2901
Website: http://www.canberradeafkids.org.au/

New South Wales

Statewide
Parents of Deaf Children
PO Box 4748
North Rocks NSW 2151
Phone: 02 9871 3049
Website: http://www.podc.org.au

Dubbo
Dubbo & District Parent Support Group for Deaf and Hearing Impaired Inc
Email: dubbodistrictdeafclub@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hearourheart.org/dubbo--district-deaf-club.html

Gordon
POD Northern Sydney
Phone: PODC: 02 9871 3049
Email: info@podc.org.au

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Northern Territory

There are currently no parent support groups in the Northern Territory.

Queensland

Statewide
POD QLD
Email: pod.qld@gmail.com 

Brisbane
Australian Microtia and Atresia Support Centre
Email: simone@hearandsaycentre.com.au

Townsville
Children with Hearing Impairment Parent Support (CHIPS)
Email: CHIPS@DISCUSSIONS.eq.edu.au

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South Australia

Parents of Hearing Impaired (SA) Inc. - PHISA
PO Box 143
Henley Beach SA 5022
Website: http://www.users.on.net/~phisa/index.html

Tasmania

Tasmanian Families of Deaf and Hearing Impaired Children
https://www.facebook.com/TFDHIC

Victoria

Contact Deaf Children Australia
Website: http://deafchildrenaustralia.org.au/

Western Australia

West Australian Foundation for Deaf Children
53 Curtin Avenue
Cottesloe WA 6011
Phone:  08 9385 3557
Email: wafdc@optusnet.com.au
Website: http://wafdc.org.au/

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Online parent support groups
International parent support groups

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