About Deafblindness

Directory of Deafblind Services

National Organisations
Auslan Services Interpreters GalleryWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
Skype:
www.auslanservices.com
admin@auslanservices.com
1300 287 526
(03) 9438 1983
Auslan Services
Australian Blindness
Forum
Website:
Email:
www.australianblindnessforum.org.au
Submit queries online
Australian Communication Exchange LtdWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
SMS:
www.aceinfo.net.au
info@aceinfo.net.au
(07) 3815 7618
(07) 3815 7670
0412 752 880
Australian Deafblind CouncilWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.deafblind.org.au
info@deafblind.org.au
(03) 9882 8596
Australian HearingWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.hearing.com.au
Submit queries online
(02) 9412 6800
(02) 9412 6802
(02) 9413 3362
Better Hearing AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au
national@betterhearing.org.au
1300 242 842
(03) 9510 6076
(03) 9510 3499
Blind Citizens AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Toll free:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.bca.org.au
bca@bca.org.au
1800 033 660
(03) 9654 1400
(03) 9650 3200
(03) 9639 1728
CICADA Australia Inc (Cochlear Implant Club and Advisory Association)Website:
Email:
www.cicada.org.au
Submit queries online
Deaf Australia IncWebsite:
Email:
Fax:
www.deafaustralia.org.au
info@deafaustralia.org.au
(03) 8691 1324
Cochlear Awareness NetworkWebsite:
Email:
www.c-a-network.com
Submit enquiry online
Deafness Forum AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
TTY:
www.deafnessforum.org.au
info@deafnessforum.org.au
(02) 6262 7808
(02) 6262 7809
Independent Living Centres, AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Toll free:
Tel:
Fax:
www.ilcaustralia.org
help@ilc.com.au
1300 885 886
(08) 9381 0600
(08) 9381 0611
National Auslan Interpreting Booking & Payment ServiceWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
SMS:
www.nabs.org.au
bookings@nabs.org.au
1800 246 945
1800 246 914
1800 246 948
04276 71261
National Disability ServicesWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.nds.org.au
nds@nds.org.au
(02) 6283 3200
(02) 6281 3488
National Relay ServiceWebsite:
Email:
Toll free:
Fax:
TTY:
SMS:
www.relayservice.com.au
helpdesk@relayservice.com.au
1800 555 660
1800 555 690 (freefax)
1800 555 630
0416 001 350
Sign Language Communications (SLC)Website:
Email:
Toll free:
Tel/TTY:
Fax:
www.slcommunications.com.au
bookings@wadeaf.org.au
1300 123 752
(08) 9441 2623/(08) 9441 2655
(08) 9441 2600
Vision 2020 AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.vision2020australia.org.au
info@vision2020australia.org.au
(03) 9656 2020
(03) 9656 2040
Vision Initiative IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.visioninitiative.org.au
visioninitiative@vision2020australia.org.au
(03) 9656 2020
State Organisations – Australian Capital Territory
Able AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.ableaustralia.org.au
info@ableaustralia.org.au
1300 225 369 (03) 9882 9210
(03) 9882 6786
(03) 9882 6786
ACT Interpreter Service (Auslan)Website:
Email:
Tel:
TTY:
www.actdrc.org.au
act.terp@iimetro.com.au
(02) 6287 4391
(02) 6287 4392
ACT Deafness Resource CentreWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.actdrc.org.au
enquiries@actdrc.org.au
(02) 6287 4393
(02) 6287 4395
(02) 6287 4394
Association of Blind Citizens of NSW IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.asnblind-nsw.org.au
admin@asnblind-nsw.org.au
(02) 9744 1516
(02) 9744 1575
Better Hearing Australia, Canberra GroupWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.canberra.betterhearingaustralia.org.au
canberra@betterhearing.org.au
(02) 6251 4713
Blind Citizens Australia (ACT Branch)Email:
Tel:
canblind@tpg.com.au
(02) 6254 3910
Canberra Blind Society IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.canberrablindsociety.org.au/
canblind@tpg.com.au
(02) 6247 4580
(02) 6247 2927
Canberra Deaf ClubWebsite:
Email:
Fax:
TTY:
SMS:
www.canberradeafclub.org.au
Submit enquiry online
(02) 6287 4395
(02) 6287 4394
0424 995 720
Guide Dogs NSW/ACTWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.guidedogs.com.au
chatswood@guidedogs.com.au
(02) 9412 9300
(02) 9412 9388
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
Vision AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.visionaustralia.org
info@visionaustralia.org
1300 847 466
(02) 9747 5993
(02) 9334 3260
State Organisations – New South Wales
Association of Blind Citizens of NSW IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.asnblind-nsw.org.au
admin@asnblind-nsw.org.au
(02) 9744 1516
(02) 9744 1575
Better Hearing Australia (Sydney) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.betterhearingsydney.org.au
bhasyd@ozemail.com.au
(02) 9744 0167
(02) 9744 7492
(02) 9744 0124
Blind Citizens Australia (NSW Branch)Email:
Tel:
sydney@bca.org.au
04252 78990
Catholic Centre for Deaf and Hearing Impaired PeopleWebsite:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.ephpheta.org.au
(02) 9708 1396
(02) 9709 5638
(02) 9708 6904
Deaf Australia (New South Wales) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.deafau-nsw.org.au
nswad@deafau.org.au
(07) 3357 8266 (Head Office)
DeafBlind Association (NSW) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.dbansw.org.au
dba@dbansw.org.au
(02) 9744 0160
(02) 9744 0171
(02) 9744 0160
Deaf Club SydneyWebsite:
Email:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au
Submit enquiry online
Deaf Counselling ServicesEmail:
SMS:
www.deaf.com.au
04144 54055
Deaf Society of NSWWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
MSN:
OoVoO:
Skype:
www.deafsocietynsw.org.au
info@deafsociety.com
(02) 8833 3600
(02) 8833 3699
(02) 8833 3691
info@deafsociety.com
deafsocietyofnsw
deafsocietyodnsw
Forsight AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.forsightfoundation.org.au
forsight@bigpond.com
(02) 9872 9000
(02) 9872 9111
Guide Dogs NSW/ACTWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.guidedogs.com.au
chatswood@guidedogs.com.au
(02) 9412 9300
(02) 9412 9388
Matilda Rose Centre (Deaf with additional needs including deafblindness)Website:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.ridbc.org.au/mrc
maree.rennie@ridbc.org.au
(02) 9369 1423
(02) 9386 5935
Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind ChildrenWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.ridbc.org.au
info@ridbc.org.au
(02) 9871 1233 (TTY/V)
(02) 9871 2196
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
SHHH – Self Help for Hard of Hearing People (Australia) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.shhhaust.org
shhh@netspace.net.au
(02) 9144 7586
(02) 9144 3936
Vision AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.visionaustralia.org
info@visionaustralia.org
1300 847 466
State Organisations – Northern Territory
Better HearingContact via DeafNT
DeafNTWebsite: Email:
Tel/Fax:      TTY:
SMS:
MSN:
OoVoO:
www.deafnt.webs.com
deafnt@bigpond.net.au
(08) 8945 2016
(08) 8945 1880
0429 452 016
deafnt@hotmail.com
deafnt
Department of Health and Families, Children’s Development TeamWebsite:
Tel:
TTY:
Speak and listen:
Internet relay:
www.health.nt.gov.au/
(08) 8999 2400
133 677 ask for (08) 8999 24001300 555 727 ask for (08) 8999 2400Connect to NRS ask for (08) 8999 2400
Department of Education and Training, Student ServicesWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.education.nt.gov.au/
infocentre.det@nt.gov.au
(08) 8999 5659
Guide Dogs SA.NTWebsite: Toll free: Tel:
Fax:
www.guidedogs.org.au
1800 810 122
(08) 8995 2222
(08) 8995 2223
Carpentaria           Disability
Services
Website:

Tel:

carpentariadisabilityservices.org/
(08) 945 4977
Seeing Eye Dogs
Australia (SEDA)
Website:    Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
Vision AustraliaWebsite:    Email:
Tel:
www.visionaustralia.org
info@visionaustralia.org
1300 847 466
State Organisations – Queensland
Aid for the Blind (Qld) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.aidfortheblind.org
office@aidfortheblind.org
(07) 3846 1258
(07) 3846 2085
Better Hearing Australia Brisbane IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel/TTY:
Fax:
www.bhabrisbane.org.au
info@bhabrisbane.org.ua
(07) 3844 5065
(07) 3846 5260
Blind Citizens Australia (QLD Branch)Email:
Tel:
Mobile:
leagers@pacific.net.au
(07) 3821 1736
04197 31774
Deaf Services QueenslandWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.deafservicesqld.org.au
dsq@deafsq.org.au
(07) 3892 8500
(07) 3892 8511
(07) 3892 8501
Education DepartmentWebsite:
Tel:
www.education.qld.gov.au
(07) 3237 0111
Greenslopes Low Vision Care CentreWebsite:

Tel:
Fax:

www.greenslopesprivate.com.au/
Services/low-vision.aspx

(07) 3394 7670
(07) 3394 7469
Guide Dogs QueenslandWebsite:
Email:
Tolll free:
Fax:
www.guidedogsqld.com.au
Submit queries online
1800 810 122
(07) 3261 7500
Lions Low Vision ClinicsTel:
Tel:
Tel:
(07) 5441 2311 Sunshine Coast
(07) 4120 6630 Hervey Bay
(07) 4150 2590 Bundaberg
Queensland Association of the DeafWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.deafau.org.au
qlddeaf@gmail.com
(07) 3357 8266
(07) 3357 8377
(07) 3357 8277
Queensland Blind Association IncWebsite:
Email:
Toll free:
Tel:
Fax:
www.qba.asn.au
qba@qba.asn.au
1800 753 253
(07) 3848 8888
(07) 3848 6989
Queensland Braille Writing AssociationWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.e-bility.com.qbwa
qbwq@bigpond.com
(07) 3848 5257
(07) 3848 8099
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
Vision AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.visionaustralia.org
info@visionaustralia.org
1300 847 466
State Organisations – South Australia
Better Hearing Australia (Adelaide) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au/
info@bhaadelaide.com
(08) 8261 4189
Blind Citizens Australia (Adelaide Branch)Email:
Tel:
adelaide@bca.org.au
04170 32779
Blind Welfare Association of  SA IncWebsite:
Tel:
Fax:
www.blindwelfare.org.au
(08) 8367 6088
(08) 8369 0063
Can:Do 4KidsWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.cando4kids.com.au
info@cando4kids.com.au
(08) 8298 0900
(08) 8377 1933
Deaf Australia (South Australia)Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
saad01au@gmail.com
(08) 8207 8802
(08) 8207 8549
(08) 8207 8806
Deaf Can:Do
(Formerly Royal South Australian Deaf Society)
Website:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.deafcando.com.au
info@deafcando.com.au
(08) 8223 3355
(08) 8232 2217
(08) 8223 6350
Disability SAWebsite:

Tel:
TTY/Voice:
Speak and listen:

www.sa.gov.au/topics/community-support/disability/access-services/services-in-sa
1300 786 117
133 6771300 555 727
Guide Dogs SA.NTWebsite:
Toll free:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.guidedogs.org.au
1800 810 122
(08) 8203 8333 S.A.
(08) 8203 8332
(08) 8203 8391
Kilparrin Teaching and AssessmentWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.kilparrin.sa.edu.au
kilparrin@kilparrin.sa.edu.au
(08) 8277 5999
(08) 8277 5800
Royal Society for the Blind
South Australia
Website:
Tel:
Fax:
www.rsb.org.au
(08) 8417 5599
(08) 8232 4807
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
State Organisations – Tasmania
Able AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.ableaustralia.org.au
info@ableaustralia.org.au
1300 225 369
(03) 9882 9210
(03) 9882 6786
Better Hearing Australia, TasmaniaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au
betterhearingtas@iinet.net.au
(03) 6243 9420
Department of Education, Deaf and Hearing Impairment ServiceWebsite:

Email:
Tel:
Fax:

www.education.tas.gov.au/parents_carers/schools-colleges/Programs-Initiatives/Pages/Students-with-Disabilities.aspx
ServiceCentre@education.tas.gov.au
1800 816 057
(03) 6233 7720
Lions Low Vision ClinicWebsite:

Email:
Tel:
Fax:

www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/services (search Low Vision Clinic)
llvc@dhhs.tas.gov.au
(03) 6222 8310
(03) 6222 6662
RIDBCWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.ridbc.org.au
info@ridbc.org.au
(02) 9871 1233 (TTY/V)
(02) 9871 2196
Royal Guide Dogs for the Blind Association of TasmaniaWebsite:
Tel:
Tel:
www.royalguidedogs.com.au
1800 484 333
(03) 6232 1222
St GilesWebsite:
Tel:
Fax:
www.stgiles.org.au
(03) 6345 7333
(03) 6345 7373
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
TasDeaf
(Tasmanian Deaf Society Inc)
Website:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.tasdeaf.org.au
info@tasdeaf.org.au
(03) 6231 6501
(03) 6234 7049
Vision AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.visionaustralia.org
info@visionaustralia.org
1300 847 466
State Organisations – Victoria
Able AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.ableaustralia.org.au
info@ableaustralia.org.au
1300 225 369
(03) 9882 9210
(03) 9882 6786
Aurora SchoolWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.auroraschool.vic.edu.au
auorasch@edumail.vic.gov.au
(03) 8878 9878
(03) 8878 9800
(03) 8878 9897
Better Hearing Australia, Victoria (Head Office)Website:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au
victoria@betterhearing.org.au
1300 242 842 / (03) 9510 1577
(03) 9510 6076
(03) 9510 3499
Blind Citizens Australia (Victoria Branch)Email:
Tel:
Toll free:
Fax:
TTY:
bca@bca.org.au
(03) 9654 1400
1800 033  660
(03) 9650 3200
(03) 9639 1728
Centre for Vision IndependenceWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.yellowpages.com.au/Centre-For-Vision-Independence
info@cvi.org.au
(03) 9639 4401
(03) 9639 6224
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Tel:
Toll:free
Fax:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
(03) 9381 6400
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
(03) 9381 6464
VicDeafWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Toll free:
Fax:
Toll free:
TTY:
www.vicdeaf.com.au
info@vicdeaf.com.au
(03) 9473 1111
1300 780 225 (country callers)
(03) 9473 1122
1300 780 235 (TTY)
(03) 9473 1199
Deaf VictoriaWebsite:
Email:
Tel/TTY:
Fax:
SMS:
www.deafvictoria.org.au/
info@vcof.com.au
(03) 9521 2466
(03) 9525 2595
04314 76721
State Organisations – Western Australia
Association for the Blind of WA/Guide Dogs WAWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Toll free:
Fax:
www.guidedogswa.com.au
info@guidedogswa.com.au
(08) 9311 8202
1800 658 388
(08) 9361 8696
Better Hearing Australia (WA) IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel/
TTY:
Fax:
www.betterhearingaustralia.org.au national@betterhearing.org.au
1300 242 842
(03) 9510 3499
(03) 9510 6076
Blind Citizens Australia (WA Branch)Website:
Email:
Tel:
www.bca.org.au
bcwa@q-net.net.au
(08) 9355 5113
Deaf Australia (Western Australia) IncEmail:
Tel:
Fax:
waad6915@hotmail.com
(08) 9441 2655
(08) 9444 3592
Deafness Council Western Australia IncWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
www.deafnesscouncilwa.org.au
contact@deafnesscouncilwa.org.au
04885 88863
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA)Website:
Email:
Toll free:
www.seda.org.au
info@seda.org.au
1300 847 466 (Vision Australia)
Senses AustraliaWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
www.senses.org.au
admin@senses.org.au
(08) 9473 5400
(08) 9473 5499
(08) 9473 5488
SODA (Social Support of Deaf Adults)Website:
Email:
www.betterhearingwa.org.au
wembleysoda@hotmail.com
Vital Interpreting PersonnelWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
www.vitalinfo.com.au
auslan@vitalinfo.com.au
(08) 9499 4671
(08) 9414 5822
WA Deaf SocietyWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
TTY:
Fax:
www.wadeaf.org.au
info@wadeaf.org.au
(08) 9441 2677
(08) 9441 2655
(08) 9441 2616
WA Institute of Deaf Education, Deafblind Education TeamWebsite:
Tel:
TTY:
Fax:
SMS:
www.det.wa.edu.au
(08) 9286 7000
(08) 9384 6106
(08) 9383 4404
04203 04293
International Organisations
Deafblind International DbISecretariat
Website:
Tel:
Fax:
TTY:
Contact:
http://www.deafblindinternational.org
+61 8 9473 5400
+61 8 94735499
+64 8 94735488
Perkins InternationalWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
http://www.perkins.org
info@perkins.org
617-924-3434
617-926-2027
Sense InternationalWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
http://www.sensesinternational.org.uk
info@senseinternational.org
+44 (0) 20 7520 0980
+44 (0) 20 7520 0958
The World Federation of the DeafblindWebsite:
Email:
Tel:
Fax:
Mob:
http://www.wfdb.org
geir.jensen@fndb.no
+47 22 93 33 50
+47 22 93 33 51
+47 95 46 02 01