Skip to content

Latest News

Deafblind Services – ‘Showcase of Conference Presentations’

Join us on Tuesday, 2 December 2014, when Senses Australia’s Deafblind Services brings together a number of plenary and workshop papers that have been presented at national and international conferences.

Where: Technology Park Function Centre.
2 Brodie Hall Drive, Bentley (corner Hayman Road)
Seminar Room 2
Cost:     $150

8:45am – 9:15amArrival tea & coffee / Registration
9:15am – 10:05amCommunication Guide Support for Western Australians with Deafblindness:

A pilot project

Matthew Wittorff

(Deafblind Services Manager)

10:05am – 10:45amEnhancing the depth and inclusiveness of Deafblind Communication through the use of Supportive TouchMelissa Evans

(Deafblind Consultant / Physiotherapist)

10:45am – 11:10amMorning tea
11:10am – 11:55amReaching Rural and Remote Communities in Western AustraliaAngela Wills

(Deafblind Consultant / Orientation & Mobility Instructor)

11:55am – 12:40pmParenting and Ushers SyndromeKaren Wickham

(Deafblind Consultant /

Social Worker)

Please indicate if you require Auslan interpreters, would like information in alternative formats or have other specific requirements.

Complimentary parking is available at the venue.

RSVP by Friday, 21 November 2014 to or call 9473 5400.