In late October, Marc Valente will travel to Hong Kong to represent Australia at the Asia Pacific Deaf Games

Marc Valente is a passionate man. Spending time with him quickly reveals his two loves - family and football.

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Lara and Sid from regional Australia meeting with RIDBC Alice Betteridge School students

Students from Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) who have vision or hearing impairment participated in National Simultaneous Storytime on Wednesday, 23 May.

Jessica using a brailler in RIDBC VisionEd Preschool

During National Volunteer Week, 21 – 27 May, RIDBC is celebrating the important contribution its volunteers make to the delivery of critical hearing and vision services.

His Excellency and Mrs Hurley visited RIDBC

On Tuesday 20 March, 2018, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret'd), Governor of New South Wales, and Mrs Linda Hurley, visited the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC), at North Rocks.

RIDBC Consultant, Andrew Kendrick, working with Tahliya at RIDBC Liverpool

On Thursday 15 March, 2018, The Lions Club of The City of Liverpool will donate specialist hearing equipment to Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) Liverpool, supporting children and adults with hearing loss living in Sydney’s South-West.

RIDBC, Taralye & Early Education Program (EEP) have merged

Two of Victoria’s early intervention services, Taralye and Early Education Program for Hearing Impaired Children, have merged with RIDBC – strengthening essential early intervention services for children who are deaf or hard of hearing, and their families, across Victoria. Together we will work to ensure more people receive the support they need – no matter their location.