• A Hero’s Welcome For Professor Clark 13 Oct 2014

    Audiologist Shellie Lavery experienced a ‘star struck’ moment recently, when she was given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet with cochlear implant inventor, Professor Graeme Clark and his wife Margaret, at an International Conference on Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Technologies.
    “I’ve been to many conferences in the past where Professor Clark has been in attendance,”

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  • Get Loud this October 03 Oct 2014

    It’s an excuse to wear your brightest clothes (love ‘em or hate ‘em) and raise money to help give the gift of sound and speech to children who are deaf.
    Whether you fancy stripes, florals, polka dots or paisley, as long as your clothes have colour and pizzazz it will be perfect for Loud Shirt

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  • Past Graduate Profile: Jordan Crane 01 Oct 2014

    Past graduate of The Shepherd Centre, 18-year-old Jordan Crane is a busy young man. A wheelchair sports champion, Jordan represents New South Wales and Australia in the National Electric Wheelchair Sports (NEWS) competition, which requires players to compete in not one, but three sports – hockey, rugby league and balloon soccer.

    And in case

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  • Loud Shirt Day 2014 22 Sep 2014

    A Friday at work has never been this fun… Don’t miss out!
    The loudest day of the year, Loud Shirt Day, is fast approaching! Now is the time to register and change the lives of deaf kids across Australia.
    The official event date is Friday October 17. However you can make your tax-deductible donation now

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  • 2014 Australian Father of the Year – Andrew Gaze 01 Sep 2014

    Australian basketball great Andrew Gaze has been named the 2014 Australian Father of the Year, as awarded by children’s charity, The Shepherd Centre.
    Melbourne-based Gaze, 49, is a father of four – Courtney, 20, Phoebe, 18, Annie, 15, and Mason, 13 – and was presented with the Award in honour of his devotion to his

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