Students with a Hearing Loss in
- Early Childhood setting:
- Soundfield systems are available to support children attending early childhood settings who are enrolled in the Early Intervention-Deaf/Hard of Hearing Service (EIS). Contact your EIS teacher for more information.
- Department schools:
- Soundfield systems are available for a trial period of one term to assess the improvement in curriculum access and assist schools to determine if purchasing a unit is warranted. To borrow a Soundfield system contact a Special Educator at your Local Education Office or a Special Educator (Hearing).
Students with Auditory Processing Disorder
A small number of Soundfield systems and personal FM units are available for a trial period of five weeks, for sites or families to determine if the purchase of a unit is warranted. To be eligible a student must have a current diagnostic report by an Audiologist, dated within the last 18 months and sighted by a Department Special Educator (Hearing). For further information contact your Special Educator (Hearing).