• Meet our new City2Surf Team Ambassador – Stephen Tang 17 May 2017

    Our past graduate, Stephen Tang, is the new City2Surf Team Ambassador for our Alumni Club, Beyond Sound.
    He is looking forward to helping out all graduates – past and future – who join the Alumni Team for this year’s City2Surf.
    ‘With more members in the team there’s more potential to raise funds, and a

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  • Soundwaves – Autumn issue

    Soundwaves – Autumn issue 20 Mar 2017

    The Autumn issue of the Soundwaves newsletter is now out!
    Packed full of the latest news and events, and revealing some exciting future plans, this latest issue is one not to be missed!
    Keep an eye out for the bright smile of our Autumn issue cover star, Leo, who graduated from our Newtown centre late

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  • World Hearing Day: Early intervention drives lifelong success for deaf children

    World Hearing Day: Early intervention drives lifelong success for deaf children 03 Mar 2017

    Results of Australian-first study revealed on World Hearing Day
    Concern over future funding for crucial programs
    World Hearing Day – Friday 3rd March 2017

    The results of an Australian-first study into the education, employment and social outcomes of hearing impaired children who receive early intervention therapy have been revealed today – marking World

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  • Cochlear Kanso – An update for our families

    Cochlear Kanso – An update for our families 09 Feb 2017

    Our families and clients with cochlear implants may be aware that Cochlear have released a new, off-the-ear sound processor called Kanso. Information provided by Cochlear states that the Kanso provides equivalent hearing and listening benefits to the current Nucleus 6 processors.
    From today, Kanso can be purchased through Cochlear’s online store. Cochlear have confirmed that

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  • Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the NDIS

    Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the NDIS 30 Jan 2017

    In January, The Shepherd Centre made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme’s (NDIS) inquiry into the provision of hearing services under the NDIS. Click through to read…

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