Australian Community Leaders sign a message of support for the Deaf Community for
International Day of Sign Languages.
Languages, the Auslan Community Leaders Challenge hits social media.
the Deaf Society says “the second Auslan Community Leaders Challenge invites Australian
Community Leaders to demonstrate their support for 30,000 Australians who use Auslan;
Australian Sign Language, as their primary language.
and their support for the Deaf community,” Mrs Jackson says.
people through the Auslan Challenge.”
to emergency information, accredited interpreter services and information for families of Deaf
children that outlines the full spectrum of opportunities available to their child.
significant impact improved access to information and interpreters has had on their lives.”
• Her Honour the Hon. Vicki O’Halloran AO, Administrator of Northern Territory
using the hashtags: #AuslanCommunityLeadersChallenge2020 #Auslan
#InternationalDayofSignLanguages #IWODP #IDSL2020 #IWDeaf2020.
Society, alongside Ms Julie Owens MP, Member for Parramatta. Deaf Services and the Deaf
Society would like to thank Access Plus WA Deaf in Western Australia and Deaf Can:Do in South
Australia, who worked alongside their Vice Regals and Patrons this year.