Our Mission

To empower parents in NSW and ACT to support their deaf or hard of hearing children in reaching their full potential through information, support networks and representation.

Key Priority Areas

  • Strengthening parent support networks
  • Contributing to a statewide and national voice for parents of NSW and ACT
  • Enhancing the identity of PODC and its operational structures

Organisational Expectations

  • Provide strong representation on behalf of its parents in NSW and ACT
  • Influence government policy in the areas of health, education and disability
  • Support parents through a range of information provision
  • Raise community awareness of deafness
  • Bring together families
  • Increase the parent support networks across NSW and ACT
  • Empower parents to become self advocates


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