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Hear For You NSW Primary2Secondary Session 2022

Hear For You NSW Primary2Secondary Session 2022

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Australian Hearing Hub

16 University Avenue

Macquarie University

North Ryde, NSW 2109

Australia

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This is an information session for deaf and hard of hearing Year 6 students and their families, regarding entering Year 7 in 2023!

About this event

Hear For You is hosting a Primary2Secondary session for deaf and hard of hearing Year 6 students and their families.

This is a Information Session about how to prepare for the transition to high school in 2023!

Come and find out....

  • What is Hear For You?
  • Hear from current Hear For You participants who will share their insights about high school
  • Meet some of our legendary Hear For You mentors and chat with them!

We have a Parent Session included too:

  • Hear from parents of current Hear For You participants
  • Get advice on how to prepare for a smooth transition as possible into high school

Live Captioning will be provided

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FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This is for current deaf/hard of hearing Year 6 students who enter Year 7 in 2023. We understand if you need to bring their siblings along and they are welcome to sit with you in the Parents Session (subject to COVID-19 restrictions).

Can I use my current NDIS funding to cover Hear For You?

Yes this is possible. During registration for the NDIS ticket, please fill out the required information so we know if you are:

  • NDIA Managed i.e. they pay all providers on your behalf
  • Self-Managed i.e. the NDIA will give you the funds so you can pay your providers directly
  • Third Provider-Managed i.e. a Plan Manager who will pay your providers on your behalf

You will need to give us your NDIS number and the number of hours or funding amount that you have secured with your NDIA planner.

Which Support Purpose will funding need to be allocated in for use with Hear For You events?

Funding needs to be allocated under the Support Purpose of 'Capacity Building'.

Which Support Categories do I use or apply for to cover Hear For You events?

There are two Support Categories for use with the Capacity Building Support Purpose:

Support Category No.9 "Increased Social and Community Participation"

  • Support Item: Life transition planning including mentoring, peer support and individual skill development.
  • Support Item Ref No. 09_006_0106_6_3
  • Description: Establishing volunteer assistance within the participant’s home or community to develop skills. For instance, assistance in attending appointments, shopping, bill paying, taking part in social activities and maintaining contact with others.

If Support Category No.9 is unavailable, Support Category No.15 can be used:

Support Item No. 15 "Improved daily living skills"

  • Support Item: Assistance with decision making, daily planning, budgeting
  • Support Item Ref No. 15_035_0106_1_3
  • Description: Provision of time limited support to assist a person to develop and maintain daily budget, including assisting in planning purchases.

How many NDIS hours are needed for this event?

2 NDIS hours are required for this event

I am currently planning to register on the NDIS, what information do I need to present to the NDIA planner?

Please go to http://hearforyou.com.au/program/ndis/ for all the required information

What if I am not on the NDIS/I am not eligible for the NDIS and I would to love to attend, what do I do?

Please email info@hearforyou.com.au or call 1800 432 749 (1800 HEAR 4Y) to inform us that you have selected the Non-NDIS registration ticket and we will be in touch to discuss.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

If you are a deaf/hard of hearing high school teenager who communicates via speaking, this event is perfect for you! 

 

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

There is free parking down underneath the Hub on Level B2 and you just simply take the lift up to Level 1

OR

You can take the train to Macquarie University station and walk up University Avenue to the Hub

OR

 You can take a bus to Macquarie Centre (depending where you live) and walk from there to the Hub

What can/can't I bring to the event?

You don't have to bring anything. Or maybe just a smile?

 

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Feel free to email john.lui@hearforyou.com.au with any questions at any time

 

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, just send John an email!

 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Only if you want to :)

Please be advised that by providing us with your child’s details, you agree and give consent to your child to join in Hear For You's programs/workshops. Hear For You will keep and maintain your details and your child’s details in our database. We, Hear For You, will not share your/your child’s details with other organisations. To view Hear For You's Privacy Policy, please go to https://hearforyou.com.au/about-us/policies/

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Date and time

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Australian Hearing Hub

16 University Avenue

Macquarie University

North Ryde, NSW 2109

Australia

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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