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19/10/2017
Deaf Festival at Parramatta

As part of National Week of Deaf People, commencing with the Deaf Festival on Saturday October 21st on the north side of Parramatta River, Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) will host a stall at the Festival where you can find out about its full range of programs and services.

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02/03/2016

To celebrate Orthoptic Awareness Week, 28th February – 4th March, Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) is launching their Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) iBook to provide parents with more information about CVI and gain a better understanding of their child’s needs.

02/03/2016

As part of Orthoptic Awareness Week, 29 February – 4 March , Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) is celebrating the role of orthoptists in improving life outcomes for people with vision impairment .

Orthoptic Awareness Week aims to heighten the awareness and understanding of the important role orthoptists play in helping people maximise their residual vision and in preparing for the future when their vision may change.

25/02/2016

Today, RIDBC is celebrating International Cochlear Implant Day, and is reminding those who are experiencing hearing loss that a cochlear implant could restore their hearing. For some, it may even provide their first experience of hearing sound.

22/02/2016

Students from Murray Farm Public School String Ensemble recently supported a unique musical learning experience at Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) Alice Betteridge School.

RIDBC Alice Betteridge School provides an environment in which students who are deafblind or who have vision loss, as well as level of intellectual impairment, receive a tailored education program to optimise their participation and learning.

12/02/2016

Today, a consortium comprising non-profit service provider, Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC), Macquarie University and the iconic Australian company, Cochlear Limited, confirmed that a proposal for the future governance and ownership of Australian Hearing has been put to Government.

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