Western Australia – Using technology to stay connected

Last updated: 17 March 2021

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Accessing technology

Accesshub – National Relay Service (NRS)

The NRS can help you communicate over the phone if you are deaf, hard of hearing or have difficulties with speech.Find out more about the National Relay Service

Accessible Telecoms

Information about telecommunications products, services and training that can help you to learn how to use and get the most out of your smartphone, tablet and other devices.Find out how to get the most out of your devices

NDIS supports

Local Area Coordinators (LACs)

If you are aged 7 and above, Local Area Coordinators (LACs) can link you to the NDIS and to mainstream and community supports in your area. You can ask your LAC about the supports available in your community, even if you're not eligible for an NDIS support plan.Find out more about how a Local Area Coordinator may be able to assist you

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Communication aids for information about communicating when you have problems seeing, hearing, understanding or speaking.