The smoke alarm alerts users to fire hazard through sight (flashing light) and tactile (vibrating pad) to ensure safety within your home, particularly when asleep.
To be eligible you must be
- Deaf or hard of hearing with a severe to profound loss or a severe high frequency hearing loss ≥70dB (2,3 & 4khz)
- A resident of Victoria
- Not eligible for other funding scheme such as NDIS
The smoke alarm pack retails at $629. Those who are eligible will receive the pack for a $50 out of pocket fee. The fee can be waived for those who hold a Pension Concession Card.
To apply for the subsidy, please complete the application form below and return it to Expression Australia head office Level 4/340 Albert Street, East Melbourne VIC 3002 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org