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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.

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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.

01/02/2016
L-R: Hannah, Lucy and 'big sister' Bella are all smiles.

Five year old Roseville girl, Lucy Ryan, is ready for 'big school’ with support from Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) and life changing technology — the cochlear implant.

28/01/2016
RIDBC is calling on corporate and personal donations of quality books, toys, records, CDs and DVDs to help raise funds to support the children and adults with vision or hearing loss supported by RIDBC

The 2016 RIDBC Book, Toy and Music Fair is just around the corner and RIDBC is calling on corporate and personal donations of quality books, toys, records, CDs and DVDs to help raise funds to support the children and adults with vision or hearing loss supported by RIDBC.

"The busy preparations of sorting, classifying, pricing and packing thousands of excellent quality fiction and specialist books and collectables has commenced," said RIDBC Committees & Events Executive, Kaye Bailey.

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