Latest

24/07/2018
Fergus with his parents

Nineteen year old Fergus, attended Newington College. He received support from RIDBC School Support Service, which brings RIDBC support teachers into schools to provide students who have vision or hearing loss with the in-class assistance and strategies they need to access the curriculum.

More News

10/05/2016

Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) will officially launch the accessible version of the world’s first eLearning braille course, UEB Online at the 2016 Round Table Conference on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities on Monday 16th May.

09/05/2016
Elaine Brock at RIDBC holding her 2015 NSW Volunteer of the Year Award.

The Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) is celebrating the generous contribution of our volunteers during National Volunteer Week, 9 – 15 May.

06/05/2016

Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) Rockie Woofit Preschool held an early Mother’s Day celebration earlier this week, with a morning tea for mums.

RIDBC Rockie Woofit Preschool was purpose built to cater for the needs of children with hearing loss. The preschool operates on a reverse integration model, where children from the local community who have typical hearing also attend and are excellent language and learning models for their peers.

The morning was an opportunity for mothers to meet and spend time with other parents.

06/05/2016

Families of children who have vision loss from regional and remote areas of Australia recently visited Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) in Sydney for a specialised intensive residential Braille camp.

08/04/2016

Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) is celebrating the wonderful contribution of our senior community as part of NSW Seniors Festival, 1–10 April.

NSW Seniors Festival is an annual event to celebrate and recognise seniors for the role they play and the contributions they make to the NSW community.

Pages