Newborn Hearing Screening
The test is typically conducted within the first few days of life and involves measuring the baby's response to sounds.Learn more
Appointments are carried out by a paediatric audiologist who has extensive experience in assessing children from 6 months old.
Our specialist paediatric audiologists offer an array of services to support children, including:
Hospitals routinely perform a hearing screening on babies in the first day or two after birth. If an infant doesn’t pass the initial screening, they are usually scheduled for a second screening at the hospital a few weeks later. Sometimes however, newborns and children who pass both hearing screenings may show signs of hearing loss as they get older.
Can:Do 4Kids supports babies, children, young people and their families, and because everyone’s needs and circumstances are different, we can provide our services in a variety of ways, including:
We can help you to understand the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), assist with the application process, and provide the very best services to meet the needs of your child.
You don’t need a referral to access services at Can:Do 4Kids. Our team can discuss your needs when you book your appointment.