Ever wondered where the funds raised from the sale of Lottery tickets goes?
The Deaf Lottery is a proud supporter of Deaf Services Queensland, the leading end to end service provider to the Deaf and hard of hearing community in Queensland.
Some of the services and programs include:
- Auslan interpreting and translations
- Community Auslan (Australian Sign Language) classes
- Independent living support for Deaf people with additional disabilities
- Dynamic workshops and mentoring for Deaf community members
- Ageing Well service
- Hear for Kids
Deaf Services Queensland has just announced the launch of a children’s service, Hear for Kids, which delivers early intervention services and therapy support to Deaf and hard of hearing children between the ages of 0-7.
If you are interested in donating money to provide support and resources to Hear for Kids with the vision of creating communication opportunities for Deaf and hard of hearing children please visit: https://www.deafservicesqld.org.au/Support-and-community/Donate
Funds raised from the Deaf Lottery also help support the mentoring services of Hear For You designed for young 12-18 year olds who are Deaf or hard of hearing. Hear For You provide mentoring services throughout QLD, NSW, VIC, WA and rural and regional areas of Australia. For more information about Hear For You please visit www.hearforyou.com.au.
Your continued support of the Deaf Lottery will ensure that we can continue to support essential services and ensure the Deaf and hard of hearing community are empowered, connected and achieving.