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Lainey's Family Story

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 16/12/2019 9:17:07 AM

 

“It’s opened Melody and my whole family up to a community we never knew. The Deaf community is so wonderful and inclusive. Auslan Education has given me a whole new dimension of communication and life. I love it.”

Lainey Smith's Auslan journey has been both a personal and professional education, and shows no sign of slowing down!

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Topics: Insider, Lottery, Charity, Behind the Scenes, Deaf Services

Suliman and Aya's Story

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 01/11/2019 8:29:47 AM

Sara Shakir had only recently arrived in Australian when her son received a late diagnosis of hearing loss. 

"I had so many questions about my kids and their future. Hear for Kids guided me through all of it."

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Topics: Insider, Lottery, Charity, Behind the Scenes, Deaf Services

Meet Lucy and Charlie

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 21/10/2019 9:31:12 AM

 

“This might seem like a strange answer, but I wasn’t sad.”

 

Lucy Mangan sits in the living room of her home in Brisbane. Her two children Charlie, 5 and Gracie, 2 are climbing over her, filling the living room with a wound-up energy particular to siblings on a school holiday morning. Lucy’s story, however, begins far away from here, on the roads connecting rural Victoria.

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Topics: Insider, Lottery, Charity, Behind the Scenes, Deaf Services

Shop, Stop and Win!

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 08/10/2019 10:15:02 AM

Ticket Number 0826530 | Mount Colah NSW 2079 | Total Prize: $2000

A chance encounter for Carolyn while out shopping led to a $2000 Deaf Lottery prize! 

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Topics: Insider, Lottery, Winner, Charity, Behind the Scenes, Deaf Services

Farewell, Dennis

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 31/05/2019 3:20:39 PM

It is with mixed emotions that we today say goodbye to Dennis Hobbs, our Mail Department Assistant, who has decided to retire after working with us for over eight years.

Dennis has worked tirelessly and professionally behind the scenes to ensure Deaf Lottery mail, tickets and payments are properly processed, and has become an invaluable member of our Deaf Services family.

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Topics: Lottery, Behind the Scenes, Staff, Deaf Services