Helpful Links

Professional Speech Pathology websites:

Speech Pathology Australia
Dr Caroline Bowen

Government websites:

Medicare: SPA’s information about Medicare items for Complex and Chronic Conditions
Better Start: Better Start initiative | Better Start – Department of Social Services
Helping Children with Autism (HCWA): SPA’s information about the Helping Children with Autism package
HCWA – Department of Social Services
ATSIC: Follow-up Allied Health Services for People of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Descent
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) – some areas of QLD 2016: NDIS website

Other Funding Sources:

Private Health Funds: http://www.privatehealth.gov.au/dynamic/healthfundlist.aspx
Carers: Carer Allowance – Department of Human Services
National Australian Defence Force Academy Family Health program: Assistance is available to families for allied health services

Our Resources- Apps/ Training:

Language and Learning Steps: http://www.languageandlearningsteps.com.au
Key Word Kids app: https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/key-word-kids/id778518837?mt=8
Key Verbs with Steffy & James app: https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/key-verbs-with-steffy-james/id965162032?mt=8

Looking for App Recommendations?

The Learning App Guide (Bronwyn Sutton) : https://www.learningappguide.com/
Dr Kristy Goodwin: http://www.everychancetolearn.com.au/
Academics’ Choice: www.academicschoice.com

Blogs suited to parents:

Speech Pathology in UK (Helen Gunner): http://speechbloguk.com/
Talking Matters (Adelaide, Australia): http://www.blog.talkingmatters.com.au/
Teach Me to Talk website (USA): http://teachmetotalk.com/

Facebook pages: Language and Learning Steps

Voluntary Support is provided to:

Aus Aid- Australian Volunteers International
The Happy Home and Sujit Kumar (Suva, Fiji)
The Trinh Foundation (Speech Pathology in Vietnam)
The Integrate Asia Pacific: www.integrateasiapacific.com