Children’s Health Queensland’s new Mipla Binna website makes it easier for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families to learn about and plan for their child’s hearing loss journey. Families can:
- Learn what hearing loss means for their child
- Find out information that will help them to plan for their child’s health and wellbeing
- Learn how to help their child get the best start in life
The name Mipla Binna
is a combination of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander words. Mipla –Torres Strait creole meaning us, we or ours, and Binna – Aboriginal word (from the North Queensland area) meaning ear.
Mipla Binna therefore translates as Our Ears.
Find out about the information and resources available in Mipla Binna by viewing the video above.
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