Kilparrin support staff are registered teachers with specific qualifications in the areas of vision and/or hearing.
Support for babies and young children is provided in homes and centres.
Kilparrin staff provide information and resources to facilitate early learning experiences that support the development of a child‘s vision and hearing.
We work with families to provide an individualised program for a child that promotes:
Professional development activities, specifically related to the learning needs of the children supported by Kilparrin, are available for teachers, school services officers, other professionals and parents.
When enrolling a child in childcare or preschool, our teachers can provide training and development for the staff, based on the child’s needs.
Playgroups enable early learners to be a part of a small group and participate in activities that promote developmental learning.
Parents/caregivers are given the opportunity to meet socially and form networks while their children are actively engaged.
On request, Kilparrin staff can link parents/caregivers with: