Our News

13 August 2015

Able Australia wins 2019 DbI conference

Able Australia has been selected from a global field of candidates to host the 17th Deafblind International World Conference.


3 August 2015

World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf

Able Australia was on hand at the recent World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf in Istanbul, Turkey to discover the latest developments in supporting the deaf...

Duncan Armstrong
19 June 2015

Donate your old smartphone

Did you know that you can help a person with deafblindness to better communicate with the world around them just by donating your old smartphone*?


15 June 2015

Raffle winners drawn

Able Australia Raffle Winners - June 2015

FundABLE Future
10 June 2015

FundABLE success

Friends, donors, supporters and staff...

5 June 2015

Communications breakthrough for deafblind Australians

Able Australia participant, Michelle Stevens recently became the first deafblind Australian to make a telephone call.

Ms Stevens had the historic chat with her sister...

5 June 2015

Able Australia Autumn 2015 Supporters Newsletter Survey Winners

Congratulations to the following winners of a $100 Wish Gift Card for participating in our Supporter's Newsletter Survey:

  1. Mrs. K. B. of Melton
  2. ...
6 May 2015

We're fundraising with Entertainment™

Did you know that you can help raise funds for Able Australia by purchasing the new 2015-2016 ...

23 April 2015

How would you order your daily coffee if you couldn't hear and see?

How would you buy your daily coffee if you couldn’t hear and see?

“There are many things I do with my...

Photo of people bike riding
17 March 2015

Deafblind Camp 2015

Last month, Able’s Deafblind Services team successfully hosted the 15th annual Deafblind Camp at Victoria’s Phillip Island Adventure Resort. In recent years, this...

Photo of golfers at Able Golf Swing
28 November 2014

Able Golf Swing

Experienced golfers and hackers alike recently took part in Able Australia’s annual charity golf day – Able Golf Swing.

The Victorian event was held at the...