Thursday, 06 October 2016

You're invited to the Signs for Health launch on 19 October

You are invited to the launch of Signs for Health, a resource for improving Auslan and communication access in hospitals for staff and deaf, hard of hearing or deafblind patients, on 19 October.

We're pleased to be hosting this event during National Week of Deaf People (15–21 October).

Join us for morning tea and to hear guest speakers, including:

  • Mary-Anne Thomas MP – Parliamentary Secretary for Health and Parliamentary Secretary for Carers
  • Brent Phillips – General Manager, Community and Language Services, Vicdeaf
  • Kristen Hilton – Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner

Date: Wednesday 19 October 2016 

Time: 10.00–11.00am

Venue: Conference Room A, Royal Women’s Hospital, Cnr Grattan St & Flemington Rd, Parkville VIC 3052

RSVP: By Wednesday 12 October 2016 to communications@veohrc.vic.gov.au. Please advise in your email if you require a hearing loop, have any accessibility and/or dietary requirements. Auslan interpreters will be provided.