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 deaf and hard of hearing youth.

If you need a quote or assistance with including these 
services in your NDIS plan, contact us.

To book or view our current events click here

Services for 18 - 23 year olds

Deaf Children Australia's deaf and hard of hearing mentors support young people who are deaf or hard of hearing to build self-esteem and support social inclusion. 

Daily Living Skills

We provide 1:1 support and mentoring for deaf and hard of hearing young people to help them successfully transition into adulthood.

- Managing money and bills

- Looking after the home 
- Studying for learners test

Travel Training

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.


Support Coordination

DCA provides Support Coordination to all ages and disabilities. 
We will work with you to:

  • Understand and maximise your NDIS plan

  • Be more informed about available options

  • Link you with local community supports

  • Link you with appropriate service providers

       of your choice

Ready, Set, Drive

DCA's one-day ultimate driver education and training program is for deaf and hard of hearing 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

Are you looking for a job, training or to study? We will help prepare you for the next stage of your life with this program. Stay in touch to learn more and to know when it will launch.

We will provide Auslan communication support. 

Language Training

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.

Helpful Resources

We have grants of up to $2,500, let us know about your goals. Applications open March 2021.

Looking for your first or a new job? Sign for Work is our disability employment service dedicated to finding you work and keeping you in work. Get in touch an build your career.

Connect with other deaf and hard

of hearing youth and find out about events and activities through our online network.

DCA Youth

You can find all of the pricing details on our web page NDIS Price Guide.