Deaf Children Australia’s DHH mentors support young people who are DHH to build self-esteem and support social inclusion.
We assist young people to gain confidence to achieve their own goals and manage well being. Our services aim to support better educational outcomes and employment opportunities for DHH youth.
Daily Living Skills
We provide 1:1 support and mentoring for DHH young people to help them successfully transition into adulthood.
- Managing money and bills
- Looking after the home
- Studying for learners test
Getting from A to B can be tricky! We offer one on one support to help youth get around on public transport so that you can arrive on time and feel confident on your journey.
Ready, Set, Drive
DCA's one-day ultimate driver education and training program is for DHH people wanting to practice car driving, learn basic car maintenance and learn about road and safety rules. To be held in April 2021, during the school holidays. Register your interest now!
Find and Keep a Job
Do you need support with filling out forms?
Understanding taxes? Health care paper work?
Or organising your uni timetable?
Our mentors can help you build confidence with English language components of everyday living.
Connect with other DHH youth and find out about events and activities through our online network.