Jan 2015January School Holiday Play in the Park
Please join Parents of Deaf Children at Buffalo Creek Reserve, Pittwater Rd, East Ryde on Wednesday 21 January 20...
Dec 2014Differntiation and Adjustments for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students
The Renwick Centre has passed on an excellent article titled ‘Differentiation...
Dec 2014Transition to High School
As part of VDEI’s Transition to Secondary School project ‘Secondary School? Let’s Go!’ is a video inter...
Apr 20152015 Veronica James Science Challenge
This annual event to be held on 18 and 19 April 2015, aims to teach children with hearing impairment about science...
Dec 2014Australian Hearing Campaign update
Dear PODC members and families, As you are no doubt aware, the Government has commissioned Price Waterhouse Coopers...
Nov 2014Media Release - deaf and blind children in Sydney catholic Schools at risk
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Deaf and Blind Children at risk in Sy...
Aug 2014Open Letter to Parents re: Potential Sale of Australian Hearing
Parents voice concerns over Federal Government plans to privatise Australian Hearing....
Aug 2014Parent submission re: potential sale of Australian Hearing
Dear Parents and Interested Parties, As you may be aware, in the May 2014 Budg...
Aug 2014Media Release -parent response to proposed sale of AH
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Parents of Deaf Children
Parents of Deaf Children (PODC), formerly Parent Council for Deaf Education, is a non-profit organisation, supporting families with babies, children and teenagers with hearing loss in NSW. The organisation offers a range of information, support and advocacy services for parents and carers, respecting the method or methods of communication that the family has chosen for their child.
PODC connects families to others in their local area via POD groups (parent groups). Our quarterly magazine, Sound News, provides information about parenting and educating a child with hearing loss. PODC advocates on behalf of families with government departments and service providers.
Thank you to our supporters
PODC gratefully acknowledges the support of the NSW Department of Ageing, Disabilities & Home Care.