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NFPs Warn Government Over Sale of Hearing Agency

Xavier Smerdon, Thursday, 19th February 2015 -  The proposed sale of Australia’s largest provider of Government funded hearing services has been criticised as a move that will see deaf and hearing impaired children fall…

TV Captioning Gets Go Ahead

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 26th June 2012 -  New legislation to improve captioning on Australian television to assist the deaf and hearing impaired has passed the Australian Senate and has been welcomed by Not for Profit organisations…

Deaf Scourge Comments Spark Outrage

Staff Reporter, Friday, 14th October 2011 -  Claims of disability vilification have been leveled at Telstra's Queensland Businesswoman of the Year Dr Dimity Dornan after she called deafness “a scourge in our world”.…

QLD Emergency Warning Systems Disadvantage Those With Disabilities.

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 17th March 2011 -  The Queensland flood disaster has demonstrated strengths and weaknesses of Australia’s emergency services and warnings systems, especially in terms of access for people…
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