The Better Start for Children with Disability initiative is a Federal Government program that provides funding for early intervention services from 0-7 years of age.

Hear for Kids provides access to Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Teachers of the Deaf for Better Start sessions at:

  • Childcare/Family Day Care
  • Home
  • School

The Hear for Kids team can provide advice on the purchase of targeted resources and support with learning Auslan through the Auslan at Home program.

If you are currently in a region that has rolled out the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), head to the NDIS and Early Childhood Intervention section of the website for information on:

  • Access & Eligibility for the NDIS
  • Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) Approach
  • Access & Eligibility for ECEI
  • What Support Might My Child Need?

If you would like more information about Better Start please email info@hearforkids.org.au or visit the Better Start for Children with Disability website.

Find out more about Better Start for Children by visiting the Better Start for Children with Disability website.