Deaf Services

Deaf Services

Meet Freda

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Freda Sandon is “proudly Deaf” and tells us why accessible information is so important to her and the Deaf community.

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Daniel’s Story

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Your support of The Deaf Lottery directly supports people like Daniel, who works with our Lifestyle Support Services team to achieve his personal and professional goals, as well as day-to-day communication and social activities. Daniel takes great pride in group activity leadership and recently accomplished his major goal of securing employment. Daniel has worked closely Daniel’s Story

In the Community

Betty’s Big Trip

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Betty Foster has been an Ageing Well client for over two years, receiving one-on-one home care support. Betty is Deaf and has low vision. In 2019, the Ageing Well team worked with Betty to …

Behind the Scenes
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For Lyle, a new Deaf Services program promises to connect her with friends and family like never before.   LYLE’S STORY Lyle has been a client of Ageing Well since 2015, receiving one-on-one support from Ageing Well staff members Like many Deaf seniors, Lyle’s primary method communication is a fax machine Due to the rollout Lyle’s Window to the World

Behind the Scenes

Meet Jim

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We caught up with Deaf Services IT Manager Jim Gordon to talk about his fascinating journey with the organisation, his achievements, and what it really means to support the Deaf Community. Jim’s Story Jim started at Deaf Services in 1990 He had no experience of Deaf community or culture, which presented some challenges! Jim worked Meet Jim