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Hear For You NSW Year 7 Session 2019

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Australian Hearing Hub

16 University Avenue

Macquarie University

North Ryde, NSW 2109

Australia

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Refunds up to 1 day before event

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This is the special Year 7 session for all those deaf/hard of hearing students who have begun their journey into the big bad world of high school in 2019!!

Come and find out....

  • What is Hear For You

  • Meet our legendary Hear For You mentors

  • Make some new friends who are just like you !

  • Find out some tips/advice on how to get the most out of your first year!

We have a Parent Session included too:

  • Hear from parents of current Hear For You participants (TBC)

  • Meet other parents whose children are also starting Year 7!

  • Get advice on how to ensure the first year of high school is as smooth as possible


Live Captioning will be provided

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL


FAQs

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

This is for current Year 7 students who are in their first term of Year 7 right now. We understand if you need to bring their siblings along due to scheduling and they are welcome to sit with you in the Parents Session.


The ticket says it is for 'One deaf/hard of hearing teenager', does this mean I have to purchase a separate tickets for myself (parent) and siblings?

No, if you and your other children wish to accompany your deaf/hard of hearing teenager to the Year 7 session, you are welcome to do so at no extra cost.


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:

  1. NDIA Managed i.e. they pay all providers on your behalf

  2. Self-Managed i.e. the NDIA will give you the funds so you can pay your providers directly

  3. Plan-Managed i.e. the NDIA will give you funding in order to pay for 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 Clusters do I use or apply for to cover Hear For You events?

There are two Support Clusters to use:

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

Support Cluster 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 actually needed for this event?

3 NDIS Hours are required for this event


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

There is free parking underneath the Australian Hearing Hub down on Level B2.

Buses stop at Macquarie Centre and in Macquarie University.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact John at john.lui@hearforyou.com.au

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, simply email john.lui@hearforyou.com.au


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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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

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