• Past Graduate Profile: Jack 25 Feb 2015

    Jack graduated from The Shepherd Centre in 2012 and is currently in Year 2 at school. His journey at The Shepherd Centre began when he was two years old, shortly after his moderate-severe hearing loss was confirmed.
    “When Jack was diagnosed I was relieved,” mum Renae explained. “Finally, the world knew what I already knew

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  • Liverpool Preschool Artwork 12 Feb 2015

    Andy Warhol should watch out, he has some serious competition from the kids at Liverpool preschool!
    They have been busy creating their own artwork and it’s quite impressive. The children learnt about mosaics and then had the opportunity to make their own. They are working towards creating a mural for one of the walls at

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  • Off to School for our graduates 04 Feb 2015

    Shoes have been polished, names tags sewn in and lunch boxes are on standby. The school year begins this week, and for our 2014 graduates and their families, it’s a week they’ve been preparing for quite some time.
    For some families, it has been years of weekly auditory-verbal therapy sessions, and countless hours of practicing

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  • Where is the Green Sheep? 23 Jan 2015

    Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox (with illustrations by Judy Horacek) is a favorite amongst our therapists for their sessions, as well as being much-loved by the children who read this book!
    This is an exciting and interactive story focusing on finding a ‘green sheep’. For parents, this book is simple and quick

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  • Past Graduate Profile: Isabella Rosati 15 Jan 2015

    Isabella Rosati grew up in Bayview on the NSW Northern Beaches as one of four children.
    Born profoundly deaf, Isabella’s hearing loss wasn’t diagnosed until she was two-and-a-half years old. With little experience of hearing loss, Isabella’s mother Kerrie recalled a chance meeting at a party with The Shepherd Centre’s long-serving Listening and Spoken Language

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