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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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Meet the Team: Leonie

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 15/11/2019 2:28:47 PM

"From helping newborn babies to our program for Deaf Seniors, there is a range of programs that our Deaf Lottery supporters make possible."

Meet Leonie, part of the Deaf Services Contact Centre team.

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Topics: Insider, Lottery, Behind the Scenes, Staff

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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Meet the Team: Dominique

Posted by The Deaf Lottery Australia on 28/10/2019 9:00:00 AM

"It’s lovely to know when you are coming into work you are making a difference."

Meet Dominique, part of the Deaf Services Contact Centre Team.

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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