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World Hearing Day 2020

25 February, 2020 Ann Porter Parents

Help the World Hearing Forum promote World Hearing Day on 3 March 2020. This year, the WHO will highlight that timely and effective interventions can ensure that people with hearing loss are able to achieve their full potential. Key messages for World Hearing Day 2020: >  At all life stages, communication and good hearing health connect us to each other, our communities, and the world >  For those who have hearing loss, appropriate and timely interventions can facilitate access to education, employment and communication. >  Globally, there is lack of access to interventions to address hearing loss, such as hearing aids. >  Early...

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Roadmap for Hearing Health

05 April, 2019 Ann Porter Parents

Australia’s first Hearing Health Roadmap has been created to improve the lives of the millions of Australians affected by hearing loss. The actions outlined in the Roadmap involve a wide range of stakeholders including consumer and community groups, suppliers and providers, manufacturers, and researchers.The Roadmap was reviewed by the Council of Australian Governments COAG) Health Council on Friday 8th of March, to spearhead a coordinated effort to improve hearing health. More information: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/roadmap-for-hearing-health...

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Report on the Inquiry into the 2017-18 Annual Reports of the Department of Health and Australian Hearing

05 April, 2019 Ann Porter Parents

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport today presented its Report on the Inquiry into the 2017-18 Annual Reports of the Department of Health and Australian Hearing. The inquiry focused on hearing services, and investigated recent developments in government hearing health policy. Read the report:  https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/House/Health_Aged_Care_and_Sport/2017-18AnnualReports...

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2018 Annual Report

14 December, 2018 Ann Porter Parents

Our 2018 Annual Report is now available online. For more information: https://www.aussiedeafkids.org.au/annual-reports...

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ANSD - A webinar for parents

29 October, 2018 Ann Porter Parents

The webinar presented by Dr Kirsty Gardner-Berry on Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder ANSD) is now available on our website.  https://www.aussiedeafkids.org.au/ansd-webinar-for-parents We would like Dr Gardner-Berry for her time and enthusiasm for this project...

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