• Developing hand dominance and pencil grip

    Developing hand dominance and pencil grip 15 Jul 2020

    Children’s hand dominance can be clear sometimes soon after birth but typically evolves by 7 years of age when executing everyday tasks. Observing which hand your child uses to feed themselves with or brush their teeth or hair is often an early indicator. As a child develops hand dominance they become more proficient at

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  • Hands Across Canberra

    Hands Across Canberra 12 Jun 2020

    Chief Minister’s Charitable Fund in partnership with Hands Across Canberra heeded our call for help. Their grant has enabled us to provide telehealth services for all of our families in ACT, ensuring that every child receives the crucial support they need.

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  • We’re going on a scavenger hunt!

    We’re going on a scavenger hunt! 03 Jun 2020

    A scavenger hunt around the home is a great activity for children of all ages.
    You can do a hunt with things you find around the house and use a washing basket or pillowcase to collect all of the treasures.
    For babies, you can introduce new language and sounds, while older kids might enjoy

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  • How to encourage auditory memory in children

    How to encourage auditory memory in children 29 May 2020

    What is auditory memory and why is it important for children?
    Auditory memory is what we use to help us retain information that we receive through listening. In order to remember and recall information that we hear, it needs to be held in the brain for a short period to allow us to process

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  • Putting the fun into function!

    Putting the fun into function! 20 May 2020

    How to decorate your child’s hearing devices
    Like most electronics in our lives, where there is a device there is a way to jazz it up! Many children with hearing loss enjoy decorating their devices and there are benefits to doing this:

    Decorating devices with characters or colours that children like can give them

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