Media Enquiries

For media enquiries including interviews or comment on issues related to deaf and hard of hearing people, please contact the Deaf Victoria General Manager – or 03 8080 7590.    

To receive advice or support on how your service can improve access for deaf and hard of hearing people, please email: 

Please note, Deaf Victoria does not provide support or advice via the telephone. To seek support on advocacy related matters such as lack of access to a service due to inadequate provision of interpreters, reasonable adjustments or discrimination due to your hearing loss, please contact our Advocacy Officer on or SMS only: 0431 476 721.

Please note, Deaf Victoria does not sell or recommend hearing aids or assistive devices nor do we provide Auslan Interpreting or workplace support services. For enquiries of this nature, please contact Expression Australia (The Victorian and Tasmanian Deaf Society) on 03 9473 1111 or More information

The DeafNav website service finder can also be used to search for service providers for the Deaf Community Australia wide.


Deaf Victoria open letter to Optus

Friday 23 July 2021

Deaf Victoria is aware that there has been much controversy regarding the recent Optus #SignYes campaign and Auslan Tiktok filter.  

Statement to Facebook re. closing down community and disability services Facebook pages.

Thursday Feb 18, 2021

Statement re Facebook closing down news pages and the impact on Deaf Community.