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Online workshop for families

Early social interaction & communication

Image description: A child wearing a green striped top and a bone conduction hearing aid holds his mother’s face close to his own. Image source: Yorkshire ReporterImage description: A child wearing a green striped top and a bone conduction hearing aid holds his mother’s face close to his own. Image source: Yorkshire Reporter

The workshop content is based on the Deafblind International Communication Network book series, Communication and Congenital Deafblindness and is aimed at family members of children and adults who were born with deafblindness and have limited language (speech or sign) who wish to develop their own communication skills and the skills of their deafblind family member.

Date: Tuesday 27th April 2021
Time: NSW / ACT/ VIC / TAS / QLD 1:00pm; NT / SA 12:30pm ; WA 11:00am; UTC 03:00
Duration: 3 hours, via Zoom

Presenter: Melanie Robartson, Senses Australia
Facilitator: Meredith Prain, Able Australia

To register email Meredith Prain

Families will be given priority, however should there be vacancies, professionals who have registered interest will be offered a place. There is no cost for this event.