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Down Syndrome NSW
Level 6/410 Church St, North Parramatta
9am-5pm Monday - Thursday
T: 9841 444

Friday, 23 November 2012

Webinar: What Every Mother of a Child with Special Needs Must Know

Free webinar for parents of children with special needs

5th December 2012, 7:30 - 8:30pm

This free seminar, 'What Every Mother of a Child with Special Needs Must Know' is presented by Amanda Wood Community Services,  and is designed for parents of children with special needs. From the registration flyer:

Ever been frustrated because:

• You get conflicting advise and information?
• You don't know where to go to get good advice or support for you and your child?
• You don't know where to go to to get a diagnosis for your child?
• You can't get anyone to listen to what your child needs?
• Don't know what Medicare rebates are available to you and your child?
• Don't know exactly how a Psychologist/ Speech Pathologist/ OT can help your child?

We will outline:
  • What the role of various specialists (Paedtiatrician, Psychologist, Speech Pathologist, Occupational Therapist etc) are in diagnosing and treating various childhood disorders and issues.
  • How you can access medicare rebates to get a diagnosis and receive therapeutic services for your child each year.
  • Who can access the $12,000 per child FAHCSIA funding and how.
  • Give you references for peak bodies and other services
We will have a number of Specialists online to give information and answer questions including a Psychologist with over 18 years experience working with special needs, Family and Community Services worker in Early Intervention, Occupational Therapist, Clinical Nurse Consultant and more....

Click here for further information and the link to register onlineor for more information email

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