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Everything about Cochlear Implants

Source: Deafness Forum of Australia

CICADA Queensland has launched its latest publication ‘Everything you need to know about cochlear implants’. The publication will be an invaluable tool for cochlear implant clinics and people interested in an implant.   The 42 page booklet takes you through the process in easy to read format. CICADA Queensland is not charging for the booklet […]

Source: Deafness Forum of Australia

Communications technology help

Source: Deafness Forum of Australia

Telecommunication technologies make many aspects of our life easier, but with so many different devices out there, finding the right equipment to meet our specific needs can be overwhelming. Accessible Telecoms is a nationwide disability telecommunications service that provides independent, up-to-date information on mainstream and assistive telecommunication products suitable for people with disability. Visit Accessible […]

Source: Deafness Forum of Australia

Key Areas Where Change is Needed for a Sustainable Disability Support Pension

Source: AFDO

Introduction Australia is a party to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Under articles 9 and 28 of these instruments respectively, the Australian Government is obliged to ensure that all persons with disabilities have access to social security, social protection […]

Source: AFDO

Key Principles for a Sustainable Disability Support Pension

Source: AFDO

Introduction Australia is a party to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Under articles 9 and 28 of these instruments respectively, the Australian Government is obliged to ensure that all persons with disabilities have access to social security, social protection […]

Source: AFDO

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