Open the door to a world of choice for children who are deaf
Give your child the best start in life with our world leading Early Intervention Program
Looking for a fun & supportive community for your teen?
Obtain your professional development with us

Who we are

The Shepherd Centre is a world-leading, child-safe NDIS service provider and specialist in helping children with hearing loss learn to listen and speak. We have helped thousands of children reach their full potential for over 50 years.

What we do

Our child-safe programs meet the needs of your child at all ages and stages; from our world-leading early intervention system for babies and toddlers to our mentoring program, “Hear for You”, which supports school-aged children and teenagers.

Donate now

Our programs and services

Early Intervention

Early Intervention for babies and toddlers

First Sounds

World-leading First Sounds Implant Program


Inclusive preschools rated “Exceeding”

School Age

School readiness programs and school-age services

Youth Mentoring

Youth mentoring for teenagers with our partner Hear for You


World leading professional development tools and programs

Our success stories

We understand that a hearing loss diagnosis is often unexpected.

Children with hearing loss can have a bright future and reach their maximum potential, achieve their dreams and participate fully in a hearing world if they get the right specialist support as early as possible.

Get started today

Please fill out the contact form and a member of our team will get back to you shortly.


Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with everything happening at the Shepherd Centre.