Can:Do 4Kids (BRIGHTON, )

Name

  • Name:Ms. Megan Weber

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Can:Do 4Kids
  • Address:PO Box 43
    BRIGHTON 5048
    SA
    Australia

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:(08) 8100 8227
  • Main fax:(08) 8346 9625

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General

  • Mission:
  • To empower people to achieve their full potential by providing them with specialised sensory services.

  • Overview:
  • • As South Australia’s only children’s specialists in both vision and hearing Can:Do 4Kids have been providing support for 140 years.
    • We work with kids who have a hearing or vision impairment and those with other conditions such as Fragile X Syndrome, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental and Communication Delays or Autism Spectrum Disorders.
    • Our services are highly specialised and provided by experienced professionals.
    • Our Speech Pathologists are the only specialists in SA offering Auslan (Australian Sign Language) during speech sessions.
    • We offer groups and appointments that combine multiple therapies, such as Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy.
    • We are family centred and offer personalised attention.
    • Our multi-disciplinary team tailors programs for our clients that offer flexible approaches to maximise opportunities for development.
    • We are goal and outcome focussed.

  • History:
  • Can:Do 4Kids, Townsend House, is South Australia’s oldest charitable service provider, offering vital therapy and support to children and young people who are blind, vision impaired, deaf or hearing impaired.
    Established in 1874 by William Townsend as a school and accommodation for deaf and blind children, Townsend House has provided family-centred support for over 140 years.
    It is estimated that up to 10,000 South Australian kids face every day with a vision or hearing impairment

  • Year established:1874
  • Endowment:Unknown

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:Australia
  • Australia Business #:29378746905