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Welcome to new DCA Chair Dr Kerry Ferguson

Thank you Paul Richardson and welcome to new DCA Chair Dr Kerry Ferguson After four years on Deaf Children Australia’s Board, Dr Kerry Ferguson has been appointed our new Chair following our AGM earlier this month. Karen Cleave was

POD Picnic Victoria

The first event for the new POD group in Melbourne was great fun. Last Saturday, families gathered at DCA’s grounds for
School fundraising

School fundraising

Recently Deaf Children Australia received donations from school children who raised funds through their school. We would

ACE Tennis at Government House

On Thursday 6 December, the Governor of Victoria,  The Hon. Linda Dessau AC, invited Deaf Children Australia’s ACE
School leavers

School leavers

 Are you finishing school soon? Unsure what to do next? Sign for Work can help you get your first job after finishing
Sound Scout: Hearing test app for School aged Children

Sound Scout: Hearing test app for School aged ...

Recently, the federal government announced funding for an Australian-developed app to test the hearing of school aged

Youth Grants: World Deaf Basketball Championships

This year, for the first time the ‘Dingoes’ – the men’s under 21 Deaf Australian basketball team – was invited to
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2017/2018 Annual review

The 156th Annual General Meeting was held on 13 November. The 2017/2018 Annual Review is available to be downloaded
Volunteer position- Gardening

Volunteer position- Gardening

Volunteer Position    –    1 day a week       – St Kilda Road location Work amongst the Elm trees!  Deaf
Casual Youth Worker Roles Open for Applications

Casual Youth Worker Roles Open for Applications

Youth Support Workers (Casual) Do you want to work for an organisation that really cares about changing young people’s
Seeking Casual Auslan Tutor/s

Seeking Casual Auslan Tutor/s

Seeking expressions of interest from qualified Auslan tutors to provide individualised classes to deaf and hard of
VCE Auslan Registrations/Expressions of Interest Open

VCE Auslan Registrations/Expressions of Interest ...

Are you interested in learning Auslan in high school? VCE Auslan (Units 1-4) is offered at several schools around
Recent Media Coverage of VCD

Recent Media Coverage of VCD

If you have any concerns regarding the issues surrounding Victorian College for the Deaf which were raised in the recent
DCA Seeking Casual Youth Support Workers and Part Time Psychologist

DCA Seeking Casual Youth Support Workers and Part ...

Deaf Children Australia is seeking a Part Time Psychologist and Youth Support Workers to support deaf and hard of
New DCA Resources – Auslan Alphabet Posters!

New DCA Resources – Auslan Alphabet Posters!

In celebration of Hearing Awareness Week 2018, DCA has released new Auslan Alphabet Posters! These posters show the full
DCA Seeking Family Support Worker / NDIS Supports Coordinator

DCA Seeking Family Support Worker / NDIS Supports ...

Deaf Children Australia is seeking a Family Support Worker / NDIS Supports Coordinator for an immediate start.
SUP4DCA Finale Reaches $81,658 In Donations For Rural Outreach

SUP4DCA Finale Reaches $81,658 In Donations For ...

The SUP4DCA finale was a fitting sendoff to an epic trek over land and water. Supporters and well-wishers joined Tom in
Herald Sun: Call for Auslan in Schools

Herald Sun: Call for Auslan in Schools

We shared our excitement about the introduction of Australian Sign Language (Auslan) into the national curriculum with
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Safe Programme

All children have the right to be healthy, stay safe, enjoy childhood and fulfil their potential. Deaf Children
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