National Disability Insurance Scheme

Read about the NDIS rules for eligibilty for people with hearing impairment. Ω

Supports the NDIS will fund in relation to healthcare.  The Health system is responsible for short-term care and the NDIS looks after long-term supports.  Read the NDIS factsheet. Ω

NDIS guide for people with hearing loss.  Questions and answers about the National Disability Insurance Scheme for people with hearing loss by Andrew Stewart. Ω

Information for Parents

Visit Raising Children Network website,

Brochures on hearing matters Ω

Fact sheets on hearing health Ω

My Implant Journey Ω

“I started writing this account of My Implant Journey to document what I went through in the process of being implanted with the Cochlear device and fitted with the Cochlear speech processor.”  By Chris Rawlins. 

Captions Ω

Guidelines for making your event deafness friendly Ω

Organisations involved in hearing health and deafness issues Ω

Training resources for nurses and other care staff in aged care services and hospitals Ω

Australian Sign Language, aka Auslan

Visit Deaf Australia Ω