There is currently a major project under way that could have significant affects on the therapy available for children with Cochlear Implants.The Responding to the Wilson Report 2011 – Services to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children project aims to re-define the role of Advisors on Deaf Children (AoDC).

These are some documents related to this work:

Currently this project does not address issues like the lack of intensive and appropriate Early Intervention therapy and the lack of parental choice – both critical issues where New Zealand is 20 years behind equivalent countries like Australia.

We will post further documents as they come to hand regarding these projects.