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25/05/2018
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.

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30/09/2016
Residential program suppports children with hearing loss

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

27/09/2016
Katie Kelly with Olympic guide Michellie Jones

Champion athletes Katie Kelly, Michelle Jenneke and Jana Pittman invite you to join them in the 2016 Coleman Greig Challenge: Corporate for Community to help raise $150,000 for children with special needs and newborn care.

The annual Challenge will be held this year on Friday 21 October, and encourages Western Sydney businesses to get fit, have fun and give back to the community. All funds raised support the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC), St Gabriel’s School and My Westmead.

14/09/2016
RIDBC student, Olivia, is now studying a Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws at Macquarie University.

Dural resident, Olivia, has been awarded two medals of excellence by RIDBC for her academic achievement in the Higher School Certificate (HSC).

Olivia, who is 18 years old and has both hearing and vision loss, received an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 97.5. She attended Pacific Hills Christian School and received assistance from RIDBC School Support Service, which brings RIDBC support teachers into schools to provide students with vision or hearing loss, with in-class assistance and strategies for accessing the curriculum.

02/09/2016
Baker with son, Raiyaan

For Toongabbie father, Baker, Father’s Day is particularly special with thanks to support from Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC).

31/08/2016
Clive Berghofer gifts $2.8 million to RIDBC

Philanthropist and local iconic hero, Clive Berghofer, has pledged $2.8 million to Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) towards the development of a new purpose built site in his adored home town of Toowoomba.

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