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NAIDOC Week 2021

by Georgia Lester • July 7, 2021

A celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, their culture, history and achievement, NAIDOC Week is held annually in July. This year, from Sunday 4th July to Sunday 11th July. It is an opportunity to check in with and support your local community, participate in a range of activities and connect with Australians from […]


Hearing and Learning

by Georgia Lester • March 12, 2021

Hearing loss can affect a child’s ability to hear and understand language, to produce speech and communicate effectively with their peers. When hearing loss goes undetected, children may disengage and lose interest at school, likely due to the reduced input they are receiving.  Where young kids are seen to be ‘not listening’, mucking up or […]